Capacity Building Workshop-1 February 2022

Capacity building workshop on good practices in modeling


Preparatory Materials

The following videos, articles, and annotated presentations are meant as preparatory material for the workshops. Please watch and read these before the session, so that the workshop itself can be as interactive as possible.

Working with Git

Setting up a Git repository from scratch

Practical considerations

For accompanying pdfs and ppts to the above lectures, please visit the following page.

The MESSAGE workshop materials also serves as a useful, additional reference; the presentation on Collaborative Development of Academic Software, section D2, gives an extended terminology and intro to basic Git concepts.

Tools and resources

The materials for the Python package pyam for analysis, validation & visualization of integrated-assessment and energy-systems scenarios can be accessed here (CC-BY license).

An interactive demo can be accessed here (MIT license).