How To Shift
Research and development of methodological and experiential tools human skills needed to deal with climatic extremes
A a digital, interactive fiction based on realistic climate scenarios and their implications on human life.The experience throws the user into an extreme climatic reality and confronts them with various dilemmas and choices. The user can navigate within the plot, and influence its development through decisions they take. Each decision shapes a personal profile for each player that is revealed at the end of the experience.
LOCAL CLIMATE IMPLICATIONS MAPPING
What will be the cost of the near climate conditions on Europe's population compared to those who live in Mumbai? This research branch is minded to create a global mapping of implications on human lives to understand better what is needed to adjust.
THE CLIMATE ADAPTATION SKILL ARCHIVE
Collecting, preserving and categorising past, present and future human skills that are needed for adaptation to extreme climate conditions.
The archive strives to serve as a knowledge bank of human capabilities and to produce an accessible learning platform.
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOPS
Educational actions for the "next generation" focusing on understanding what is needed for the future and what is the way to teach and learn today.
SHIFTING MECHANISM RESEARCH
Defining the mechanism behind Shifting- how to shift human skills, techniques and gestures into new fields of needs?