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Committee on Novo Nordisk Foundation Challenge Programme 2023 – Prediction of Climate Change and Effect of Mitigating Solutions

The Committee implements the Board of the Foundation’s decision to award the Foundation’s Challenge Programme grants that supports research within annually decided research themes. In 2023 the theme within Natural & Technical Sciences is: Prediction of Climate Change and Effect of Mitigating Solutions

The Board has established a grant budget of DKK 360 million for the entire Challenge Programme in 2023, for large programme grants, each of DKK 30-60 million.

The Board selects the committee members among international experts in the fields of the annual research theme in accordance with the general rules covering the Foundation’s committees.

The current members of the Committee are listed below.

Gunnar Myhre


Research Director, CICERO, Norway

Bettina Weber


Professor Dr., University of Graz, Austria

Markus Reichstein


Professor Dr., Max Planck Institute for Biogeochemistry, Germany

Norbert Marwan


PD Dr., Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research, Germany

Victor Brovkin


Professor, Max Planck Institute for Meteorology, Germany

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