Funding of Geosciences: Coordinating National and International Resources

  • Bente Lilja Bye
  • Kathleen S. Fontaine
Part of the Advances in Natural and Technological Hazards Research book series (NTHR, volume 38)


The International Council for Science identified forecasting, observing, confining, responding, and innovating as five challenges for global sustainability research. An additional concern—whether support for funding exists in the broader community—is front and center in today’s economic uncertainties around the world. This chapter examines these important issues.


Earth Observation Innovation System Work Plan Funding Model Funding Organization 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Founder and CEO of the company BLBHonefossNorway
  2. 2.NASA/GSFC (GSFC=Goddard Space Flight Center)Washington, DCUSA

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