YESS during COVID-19 crisis

The spread of COVID-19 during the past weeks has a strong impact in our lives and we are all facing great challenges due to it. For years, YESS has been working to organize and enhance interactions among ECRs worldwide. In moments like this we believe that we can exploit all the potential of our platform […]

Webinar for central Asian ECRs

The YESS Community, led by the Central Asia representatives and members from the region, are organizing a webinar series for Early Career Researchers from the region. The first event will take place on September 14th at 3pm UTC and it will be focused on particulate pollution in central Asian countries.

Webinar for South American ECRs

The YESS Community, lead by the South American representatives and members from the region, are organizing a new webinar series for South American scientists. The first webinar is call “Everything you ever want to know about YESS and you never dared to ask” and it will be held on September 1st at 4pm UTC. The […]

YESS Learning Groups and webinar series

YESS is happy to announce a series of learning activities for members of the community who want to apply Machine Learning methods to their own data and problems. There is a growing interest in Machine Learning (ML) methods applied to Earth System science. Together with more traditional machine learning methods like classification and regression methods, […]

2000 YESS members!

YESS is proud to announce that our community has more than 2000 members! In the past year, the participation of YESS in several international projects and events allowed us to gain more visibility around the world, including countries where we previously had only few members. We want to thank all the YESS members for contributing […]

YESS elections 2021 – results

We are happy to announce that YESS has a new generation of Executive Committee (ExeCom) members and Regional Representatives. Both groups are elected by the YESS Council and have a major role in the community. The ExeCom is responsible for maintaining an overview, guiding YESS activities and is the contact point for communication both within […]

YESS elections 2021

YESS will have its general elections this March for the Regional Representatives. Would you like to become a regional representative for your region or do you know another YESS member you wish to nominate to become a Regional Representative? Please fill this form no later than March 11th. If you are a self nominee, please […]

Contribution to the IPCC AR6 by ECRs

The YESS Community, along with the Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS), the Mountain Research Initiative (MRI), the Past Global Changes Early-Career Network (PAGES-ECN) and the Permafrost Young Research Network (PYRN) successfully organized the group review of the Second Order Draft (SOD) of Working Group II (WGII) contribution to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate […]

GAWTEC webinar series

YESS and the Global Atmosphere Watch (GAW) Programme of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) are pleased to announce the first edition of the GAWTEC webinar series on greenhouse gases and atmospheric composition measurements.  GAW focuses on building a single coordinated global understanding of atmospheric composition, its change, and helps to improve the understanding of interactions […]

YESS’ new Strategic Action Plan

During the past period, the Young Earth System Scientists (YESS) community has been working on the development of a Strategic Action Plan (SAP) for the upcoming few years and beyond. The Strategic Action Plan outlines our plans, vision and mission, and puts forward pathways how to implement them. “The YESS community strives to help shape […]