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Climate resilience webinar series 2021-2022

Climate resilience webinar series 2021-2022

A UK Climate Resilience Programme lunchtime webinar series in which both researchers and stakeholders participate.  The webinars showcase projects conducted for UKRI and by the Met Office for the SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme and...

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UKCR Champion Suraje Dessai appointed to European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change

UKCR Champion Suraje Dessai appointed to European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change

Suraje Dessai, co-Champion for the UK Climate Resilience Programme, has been designated as a member of the new European Scientific Advisory Board on Climate Change. The appointment, announced today, sees Professor Dessai of the University...

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UK Climate Change Risk Assessments and working towards NAP3

UK Climate Change Risk Assessments and working towards NAP3

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Date: 11 May 2022, 12.00pm (BST) Speakers: Megan Bickle (Defra), Natalie Roberts (Defra) and Liz Bergere (Defra) Chair: Kate Lonsdale Register for the webinar Abstract This seminar will...

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Hydrological projections for UK up to 2080 will support drought planning

Hydrological projections for UK up to 2080 will support drought planning

Improved projections for rainfall, river flows and groundwater levels in the UK up to the year 2080 will enable water companies, regulators and government agencies to better prepare for the impacts of future climate change....

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New Embedded Researcher cohort announced

New Embedded Researcher cohort announced

The UK Climate Resilience Programme is pleased to announce a second cohort of projects have been awarded through the Embedded Research fund with UKRI. The seven projects are from a total fund of £370K and...

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IPCC WGII report – Impact, Adaptation and Vulnerability: Insights and implications (Webinar Part 1)

IPCC WGII report – Impact, Adaptation and Vulnerability: Insights and implications (Webinar Part 1)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Friday 4 March 2022, 12.00-13.00 (GMT) Speakers: Mike Morecroft, Coordinating Lead Author of Chapter 2: Terrestrial and freshwater ecosystems and their services Daniela Schmidt, Coordinating Lead Author of...

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IPCC WGII report – Impact, Adaptation and Vulnerability: insights and implications (Webinar Part 2)

IPCC WGII report – Impact, Adaptation and Vulnerability: insights and implications (Webinar Part 2)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Wednesday 9 March 2022, 12.00-13.00 (GMT) Speakers: Lea Berrang-Ford, Lead Author of Chapter 16: Key risks across sectors and regions   Diana Reckien, Coordinating Lead Author of Chapter 17:...

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Developing a National Framework for Climate Services for the UK (Webinar)

Developing a National Framework for Climate Services for the UK (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Date: 23 March 2022, 12.00pm (GMT) Speakers:  Louise Wilson (Met Office) and Nicola Golding (Met Office), with respondents Katy Peat (Defra) and Michiko Hama (MeteoSwiss) Chair: Kate Lonsdale...

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Explaining the adaptation gap in the UK: the hidden story of policy lock-ins (Webinar)

Explaining the adaptation gap in the UK: the hidden story of policy lock-ins (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Date: 25 May 2022, 12.00pm (GMT) Speakers: Meghan Alexander (UEA, Tyndall Centre) and Tim Rayner (UEA, Tyndall Centre). Respondent: Tom Handysides (Defra) Chair: Suraje Dessai Register for the...

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FUTURE CLIMATE RISKS IN THE UK MAPPED OUT IN DETAIL ON NEW WEBSITE

FUTURE CLIMATE RISKS IN THE UK MAPPED OUT IN DETAIL ON NEW WEBSITE

COP26 has so far focused on reducing emissions of greenhouse gases. But we also need to adapt to a changing climate and increase our resilience to risks. One of the barriers to this is a...

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Understanding the microbial communities of resilient peatlands (Webinar)

Understanding the microbial communities of resilient peatlands (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 1 December, 12 – 1pm (BST) Speaker: Martin Evans (University of Manchester), Tim Thom (Yorkshire Peatland Partnership) Chair: Kate Lonsdale See links to a video of the...

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