• A personal note on IGBP and the social sciences

    Humans are an integral component of the Earth system as conceptualised by IGBP. João Morais recalls key milestones in IGBP’s engagement with the social sciences and offers some words of advice for Future Earth.
  • IGBP and Earth observation:
    a co-evolution

    The iconic images of Earth beamed back by the earliest spacecraft helped to galvanise interest in our planet’s environment. The subsequent evolution and development of satellites for Earth observation has been intricately linked with that of IGBP and other global-change research programmes, write Jack Kaye and Cat Downy .
Published: August 28, 2004

Global Change Newsletters No. 1-20

Here you can download the earliest copies of the IGBP Global Change Newsletter as pdfs.

Newsletter No. 1PDF (pdf, 3.6 MB) - May 1989

Newsletter No. 2PDF (pdf, 3.5 MB) - Fall 1989

Newsletter No. 3PDF (pdf, 4 MB) - Spring 1990

Newsletter No. 4PDF (pdf, 4.3 MB) - December 1990

Newsletter No. 5PDF (pdf, 4.7 MB) - March 1991

Newsletter No. 6PDF (pdf, 3.5 MB) - June 1991

Newsletter No. 7PDF (pdf, 3.8 MB) - September 1991

Newsletter No. 8PDF (pdf, 4 MB) - December 1991

Newsletter No. 9PDF (pdf, 4.3 MB) - March 1992

Newsletter No. 10PDF (pdf, 3 MB) - June 1992

Newsletter No. 11PDF (pdf, 2.9 MB) - September 1992

Newsletter No. 12PDF (pdf, 4.9 MB) - December 1992

Newsletter No. 13PDF (pdf, 6.5 MB) - March 1993

Newsletter No. 14PDF (pdf, 3.6 MB) - June 1993

Newsletter No. 15PDF (pdf, 4.8 MB) - September 1993

Newsletter No. 16PDF (pdf, 6.9 MB) - December 1993

Newsletter No. 17PDF (pdf, 8.3 MB) - March 1994

Newsletter No. 18PDF (pdf, 6 MB) - June 1994

Newsletter No. 19PDF (pdf, 19.7 MB) - September 1994

Newsletter No. 20PDF (pdf, 9.6 MB) - December 1994

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