The National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) is the National Member Organization (NMO) representing Korean membership of IIASA as well as funding IIASA’s annual membership fee.

Main areas of collaborations: 
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Identifying measures to reduce air pollutants and greenhouse gas emissions

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Research to support green growth in Korea

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Improving the early warning of forest fires and the ecosystem value of forests in Korea

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Studying the vulnerabilities and sources of resilience of the Korean economy and society 

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Advancing energy and integrated assessment modeling in Korea

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  Analyzing global water challenges


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29 November 2021

An analysis of forest management in the Republic of Korea

Options Winter 2021: While urbanization is a common cause of biodiversity decline, the Republic of Korea has managed to maintain its biodiversity during its rapid economic development. IIASA researcher Florian Kraxner and colleagues analyzed the persistence of plants in the country and constructed future scenarios to better prepare for the pressures of climate change.
Cityscape of Seoul

21 October 2021

United scenarios

Policy Brief #31, October 2021. A harmonized scenario framework can help to align national climate policies with global goals.
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24 May 2022 IIASA, Laxenburg

Korea University and IIASA Workshop

20 October 2021 Online and at Institute Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR) of the CAS

Systems Analysis in Asia