In this second phase of the UK Climate Resilience Embedded Researcher scheme, UK Research & Innovation (UKRI) is inviting proposals from UK-based academic researchers to apply for placements at non-academic host organisations. Funding will be awarded as...
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 of Climate Risk Management: https://www.journals.elsevier.com/climate-risk-management/call-for-papers/special-issue-on-uk-climate-risk-assessment-and-management, guest edited by Suraje Dessai (Leeds), Hayley Fowler (Newcastle), Jim Hall (Oxford) and Dann Mitchell (Bristol).
This Special Issue seeks contributions of new and original research on UK climate risk assessment and management on topics such as:
- Climate-related hazard assessment for climate risk;
- Climate impacts (e.g., natural environment, infrastructure, health, business);
- Climate risk management;
- Climate vulnerability;
- Transboundary climate risks that affect the UK;
- Climate services;
- Assessment of adaptation and resilience;
- Economics of climate change impacts and adaptation.
Submission of multi- and inter-disciplinary research is encouraged as well as practitioner-led research.
We encourage you to submit your research to this special issue before the 31 May 2020.
For further information, including details on how to submit your manuscript please click here.
News & Events
Last updated March 2020
Here are the latest news articles and events from the UK Climate Resilience Programme.
Findings of the UK Climate Resilience Programme’s RESIL-RISK project have received comprehensive media coverage in the UK and internationally. A report, which revealed the biggest shift yet in the British public’s attitude to risks of...
Britons believe climate change is one of the most important issues facing the country in the next 20 years, according to research led by Cardiff University. A wide-ranging survey examining social attitudes to the risks...