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Climate resilience webinar series 2020-2021

Climate resilience webinar series 2020-2021

The UK Climate Resilience Programme (UKCRP) is launching a new lunchtime webinar series in which both researchers and stakeholders will participate.  The webinars will showcase projects conducted for UKRI and by the Met Office for the first...

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UKCR Summer Newsletter published

UKCR Summer Newsletter published

The UK Climate Resilience Programme Summer Newsletter is out! In this edition: UKCR webinar series – dates added to 2021 Project spotlight: Development and provision of UK socioeconomic scenarios (UK-SSPs) Results from ten initial UKCR...

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UKCR funded Met Office projects: newly available outputs

UKCR funded Met Office projects: newly available outputs

The Climate Resilience Programme’s project list includes several work packages led by the Met Office. As these have progressed over the last several months, we are now able to share project reports on the website. The...

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Creating climate resilience in the UK: What does this mean, and how might we achieve it? (Webinar)

Creating climate resilience in the UK: What does this mean, and how might we achieve it? (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series  Wednesday 8 July 12.00-13.00 Speakers: Dr Kate Lonsdale, UK Climate Resilience Champion, and Tom Hughes, Senior Policy Advisor, National Infrastructure Commission Register for the webinar    Abstract: Resilience is an...

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IMPRES: Impacts and risk assessment to better inform resilience planning (webinar)

IMPRES: Impacts and risk assessment to better inform resilience planning (webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series 22 July 12.00-13.00 Speakers: Prof Rebecca Warren (Tyndall Centre, UEA) and Gemma Holmes (Committee on Climate Change) Chair: Jason Lowe (Met Office) Register to attend Abstract This webinar will...

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Gathering the evidence for the 3rd UK Climate Change Risk Assessment (Webinar)

Gathering the evidence for the 3rd UK Climate Change Risk Assessment (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series 29 July 12.00-13.00 Speaker: Prof Richard Betts, MBE (University of Exeter and Met Office) Response: Kathryn Brown (Committee on Climate Change) Register to attend         Abstract: Under...

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Announcment of opportunity for £12.4m SMMR programme

Announcment of opportunity for £12.4m SMMR programme

The Sustainable Management of UK Marine Resources (SMMR) has announced an opportunity with a deadline of 12 June (midday) for notifications of intent. The SMMR programme is jointly delivered by the Natural Environment Research Council...

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NERC invests £500K to scope a national Floods and Droughts Research Infrastructure

NERC invests £500K to scope a national Floods and Droughts Research Infrastructure

A consortium led by the UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology (UKCEH) began a 15-month study in May 2020 to scope the requirements for a new national NERC Floods and Droughts Research Infrastructure. This £500k...

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Call for Papers: Climate Risk Management special issue on “UK Climate Risk Assessment and Management”

Call for Papers: Climate Risk Management special issue on “UK Climate Risk Assessment and Management”

In order to feed new scientific evidence from UKCR to the Third Climate Change Risk Assessment (CCRA3), we have launched a call for papers on “UK Climate Risk Assessment and Management” for a Special Issue...

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UKRI projects worth £3.5m announced for SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme

UKRI projects worth £3.5m announced for SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme

UKRI is awarding £3.5m in three major awards for the SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme. The projects, which started on 1 May 2020, were funded for two topics: “Enhancing climate change risk assessment capability” (Topic...

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Webinar: FUTURE-DRAINAGE: Ensemble climate change rainfall estimates for sustainable drainage

Webinar: FUTURE-DRAINAGE: Ensemble climate change rainfall estimates for sustainable drainage

UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series Wednesday 24 June  12.00-13.00 Speakers: Professor Hayley Fowler, Professor of Climate Change Impacts, Newcastle University (Project PI) and Murray Dale, Technical Director and Chartered Meteorologist, JBA Abstract: FUTURE-DRAINAGE will...

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