Decisions for the Decade


“Decisions for the Decade” is an intensely interactive game designed to support learning and dialogue about key aspects of long-term investments under uncertainty.

Learning objectives

Planning for extremes, experiencing climate change impacts, cooperation to better manage risk.

Intended audience

While particularly suited for government officials at local to national level, this game can be useful to a wide range of stakeholders affected by long-term climate risks.

Playspace requirements

Large room with tables and chairs


This game was developed with support from the American Red Cross (International Services Team), and is a substantially simplified version of a game on deep uncertainty and robust decision making, designed for the World Bank Chief Economist for Sustainable Development.

Creative Commons LicenseThis work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 International License.

For this game is needed:

Participants: 8-40
Facilitator skill: **/***
Minutes for gameplay: 30 - 60 min