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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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UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series announced

UK Climate Resilience Programme webinar series announced

The UK Climate Resilience Programme (UKCRP) is launching a new lunchtime webinar series in which both researchers and stakeholders will participate.  The hour-long webinars are being moderated by the Champion team for the UKCRP. They will showcase projects conducted for UKRI and...

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What can we learn about climate resilience from Covid-19?

What can we learn about climate resilience from Covid-19?

What can we learn about UK climate resilience by living through a global pandemic? UK Climate Resilience Programme co-Champion Kate Lonsdale sets out her thoughts on some of the issues thrown up by COVID-19 in...

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UK Climate Resilience Embedded Researcher scheme: Phase 2 – Embedded Researchers

UK Climate Resilience Embedded Researcher scheme: Phase 2 – Embedded Researchers

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...

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Climate risk report gets high media profile

Climate risk report gets high media profile

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...

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‘Biggest shift yet’ in British public’s attitude to risks of climate change

‘Biggest shift yet’ in British public’s attitude to risks of climate change

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...

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New Met Office projects announced

New Met Office projects announced

The Met Office has commissioned new research as part of the SPF UK Climate Resilience programme, which is jointly led by UKRI and the Met Office. The new projects and the organisations delivering them are:...

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UKCRP first newsletter published

UKCRP first newsletter published

The UK Climate Resilience Programme has published the first issue of its new quarterly newsletter. Newsletter contents: Three new funding opportunities available through the SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme (Living with Climate Uncertainty; Present and...

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UK Climate Resilience Programme holds Leeds workshop

UK Climate Resilience Programme holds Leeds workshop

The SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme held its first workshop on 14-15 November, bringing together representatives from 19 UKRI projects and four Met Office work themes. The two-day workshop, organised and hosted by the UKCRP...

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Three new research grant calls go live

Three new research grant calls go live

Three new funding opportunities are available for the UK Climate Resilience Programme, funded through the Strategic Priorities Fund (SPF) Wave 1. They are on: Living With Climate Uncertainty; Present and Future Climate Hazard; and Embedded...

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