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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 Rachel Warren (Tyndall Centre, UEA), Alan Kennedy-Asser (University of Bristol) and Jeff Price (Tyndall Centre, UEA), with a response by  Gemma Holmes (Committee on...

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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”

**** DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 30 NOVEMBER 2020 **** 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...

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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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Webinar: How will multiple climate hazards impact UK food over the 21st Century?

Webinar: How will multiple climate hazards impact UK food over the 21st Century?

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar series Wednesday 10 June 12.00-13.00 Speaker: Dr Freya Garry, Climate Scientist, Met Office, and Dr Ed Pope (Met Office) Abstract: Compound climate events occur when climate drivers result in multiple climate hazards,...

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Webinar: Indicators of changing climate risk in the UK

Webinar: Indicators of changing climate risk in the UK

UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series Wednesday 20 May  12.00-13.00 Speaker: Professor Nigel Arnell,  Professor of Climate Science, Department of Meteorology, University of Reading.  Stakeholder: Brendan Freeman (Committee on Climate Change) Abstract – Nigel Arnell:  In...

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