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ExSamples: Generating samples of extreme winters to support climate adaptation (Webinar)

ExSamples: Generating samples of extreme winters to support climate adaptation (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Date: 26 January 2022, 12.00pm (GMT) Speakers:  David Sexton (Met Office), Nick Leach (University of Oxford) and Nigel Arnell (University of Reading) Chair: Simon Brown (Met Office) See...

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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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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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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) Chair: Kate Lonsdale (UKCR co-Champion) Register for the webinar Abstract This webinar...

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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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FUTURE-DRAINAGE (Webinar)

FUTURE-DRAINAGE (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 24 November, 1-3pm (GMT) Speakers: Professor Hayley Fowler (University of Newcastle), Lizzie Kendon (UK Met Office), Murray Dale (JBA) and Xiaodong Ming (Loughborough University) Chair: Professor Suraje...

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COP26 climate resilience events related to UKCR projects

COP26 climate resilience events related to UKCR projects

Friday 5 November (1-2 pm GMT): Tracking a moving target: How to measure progress and policy effectiveness in adapting to climate change Register to attend: https://oecd-events.org/cop26/session/451a6605-f027-ec11-ae72-a04a5e7d345e The UK Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (Defra)...

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COP26 hybrid event: Building climate resilience in a low carbon world

COP26 hybrid event: Building climate resilience in a low carbon world

Wednesday 10th November 2021 at 18.00-19.00 COP26, Glasgow: IPCC-WMO-UKMO Pavilion Livestream link: https://www.youtube.com/c/MetOfficeScienceandServices Even in a low carbon world we will need to prepare for the unavoidable impacts of a changing climate by building resilience....

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COP26 Virtual Session: Using Spatial Data to Quantify Risk and to Inform Improvements in Climate Resilience

COP26 Virtual Session: Using Spatial Data to Quantify Risk and to Inform Improvements in Climate Resilience

8 November, 10.00-12.00,  Space & Geospatial Virtual Pavilion for COP26 Speakers: Andrew Charlton-Perez (University of Reading); Alistair Ford (Newcastle University); Susanna Kankaanpää (City of Helsinki); Rachel Perks (Met Office); Jon Stenning (Cambridge Econometrics) Curated by...

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UK Climate Resilience Programme at COP26

UK Climate Resilience Programme at COP26

The UK Climate Resilience Programme (UKCR) team is at the UN climate change conference COP26  (31 October-12 November 2021) – with co-Champion Dr Kate Lonsdale and steering committee member Ben Smith both travelling to Glasgow...

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