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23 November 2022
PDF Parsing: Using AI to turn (messy) climate policy documents into (readable) structured data

We're developing a computer vision-based model that can automate the processing of PDFs. Find out how we're building it and its applications across climate policy and beyond.

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10 November 2022
New partnership launches AI-powered global climate law and policy database

Climate Policy Radar, the Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment at the London School of Economics, and the Sabin Center for Climate Change Law at Columbia University have partnered to offer upgraded open data resources on global climate laws, policies and legal cases.

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1 November 2022
Climate Policy Radar at COP27- where to find us

We’re headed to Egypt for the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference, COP27 and related events - come and join us!

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20 September 2022
Building natural language search for climate change laws and policies

Our goal is to make it easier and faster to interrogate climate change laws and policies. This blog post details how and why we designed the search function of Climate Policy Radar's app the way we did, using natural language search.

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31 August 2022
“I felt a renewed passion for helping solve climate change” - CPR welcomes first work experience student

Bella Grimsey joined CPR for a day of work experience, packed with policy, PDF parsing and planning.

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4 August 2022
Climate Policy Radar launches public changelog

Openness and transparency are the kingpins of Climate Policy Radar, which is why we’ve launched a public changelog so that anyone and everyone can follow what we’re doing in the climate tech space and the progress we’re making.

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20 July 2022
Climate Policy Radar features in tech.eu

Climate Policy Radar has nabbed the spotlight in tech.eu, an online publication dedicated to European technology ecosystems.

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19 July 2022
Climate Policy Radar launches its global climate policy database

We’re delighted to announce that we've released the first version of our first product, Climate Policy Radar (Alpha), allowing you to search through the full text of thousands of climate laws, policies and strategies worldwide.

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7 March 2022
Lisa Long joins Climate Policy Radar Board

We are delighted that Lisa Long has joined Climate Policy Radar board as a non-executive director.

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4 March 2022
A treaty on plastic pollution - what can we find in national policy documents?

Climate Policy Radar want to support the search for solutions to the crisis of plastic pollution, using our tool for searching across the full text of thousands of policy documents.

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17 February 2022
Epic Sprints and…Comedy Gigs? The Experience of a Non-Tech Person in a Climate Tech Start-Up

When I joined Climate Policy Radar back at the start of December last year, I knew pretty much nothing about tech products, natural language processing, data science, product management, or the tech startup world in general. With a PhD on international climate negotiations at the UNFCCC, and some time in DG CLIMA of the European Commission, my background is mostly in academia, with a little in the public sector.

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9 December 2021
Climate Policy Radar is back from Glasgow's COP26

We went to COP26 in Glasgow ready to share our work on our prototype, join conversations and learn from the wealth of knowledge and perspectives on offer there. Now back in the office and fired up from the experience, here’s what I gained from the summit.

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2 November 2021
Announcing CPR's partnership with WORLD Policy Analysis Center

We are excited to announce today that Climate Policy Radar is partnering with WORLD Policy Analysis Center.

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29 October 2021
Climate Policy Radar at COP26

We are going to Glasgow for COP26, and we'll be taking part in some exciting events and conversations about data, AI and evidence-based climate policy, sharing our vision and collecting inspiration, new ideas and allies..

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10 February 2021
Announcing Climate Policy Radar - on a mission to map and analyse the global climate policy landscape

Climate Policy Radar is a climate data start-up on a mission to map and analyse the climate policy landscape globally, to support evidence-based policymaking and investment to drive the transition to a low carbon, resilient world.