The new GlobalChange.gov was designed and built through the collaborative efforts of public and private-sector organizations.
The U.S. Global Change Research Program (USGCRP) was established by Presidential Initiative in 1989 and mandated by Congress in the Global Change Research Act (GCRA) of 1990 to develop and coordinate “a comprehensive and integrated United States research program which will assist the Nation and the world to understand, assess, predict, and respond to human-induced and natural processes of global change."
Forum One is a digital agency that combines tech savvy, issue sophistication, and design execution to help influential organizations craft solutions for the world’s most pressing problems. Since 1996, we are committed to passionately engaging with issue-focused organizations to extend their influence. Forum One was responsible for the primary design, development, and technical integration for GlobalChange.gov.
Habitat Seven is an interactive design studio that works with governments, academia, non-profits and forward-thinking corporations. Habitat Seven designed the NCA3 module, viewable at nca2014.globalchange.gov.
The Cooperative Institute for Climate and Satellites (CICS) is the first experiment by NOAA and academic institutions to engage a diverse set of institutions across the United States to address environmental change, their prediction, and potential impacts. CICS programmed the NCA3 module, viewable at nca2014.globalchange.gov.