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Pioneering study develops shared socioeconomic pathways (SSPs) to equip research on UK climate resilience

Pioneering study develops shared socioeconomic pathways (SSPs) to equip research on UK climate resilience

Commissioned by the Met Office and funded by the UK Climate Resilience Programme, this pioneering interdisciplinary research developed a set of UK-SSPs (Shared Socioeconomic Pathways) that are consistent with the global SSPs, and provides a series...

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UK’s Third Climate Change Risk Assessment (CCRA3)

UK’s Third Climate Change Risk Assessment (CCRA3)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 30 June, 12-1pm BST Speakers: Professor Richard Betts (University of Exeter and Met Office) and Kathryn Brown (UK Climate Change Committee) Chair: Suraje Dessai (UKCR) See links...

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UK struggling to keep pace with climate change impacts

UK struggling to keep pace with climate change impacts

Action to improve the nation’s resilience is failing to keep pace with the impacts of a warming planet and increasing climate risks facing the UK. That is the conclusion of a comprehensive independent assessment led...

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Framing the Framework: Addressing the need for a UK National Framework For Climate Services (webinar)

Framing the Framework: Addressing the need for a UK National Framework For Climate Services (webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 14 July, 12-1.15pm BST Speakers: Louise Wilson and Nicola Golding (both Met Office) Chairs: Jason Lowe (Met Office) and Chris Hewitt (Met Office and University of Southern Queensland)...

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CROP-NET: Monitoring and predicting the effects of climate change on crop yields (webinar)

CROP-NET: Monitoring and predicting the effects of climate change on crop yields (webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 16 June, 12.30-1.30pm BST Speakers: Richard Pywell (UK Centre for Ecology and Hydrology); Julian Gold, Farm Manager, Hendred Estate, Oxfordshire Chair: Kate Lonsdale See links to a video of...

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MAGIC events on water resilience

MAGIC events on water resilience

The UKCR Mobilising Adaptation: Governance of Infrastructure through Co-Production (MAGIC) project is hosting two upcoming webinars about water resilience. The two events, known as MAGIC Occassional Meetings (MOMS), are open to all and will focus...

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UKCR takes part in Climate Exp0’s Adaptation and Resilience Day

UKCR takes part in Climate Exp0’s Adaptation and Resilience Day

Thursday 20 May 2021 is Adaptation and Resilience Day at Climate Exp0, the first conference organised by the COP26 Universities Network and the Italian University Network for Sustainable Development (RUS) working together to raise ambition for tangible outcomes from...

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Extreme weather affecting UK agriculture

Extreme weather affecting UK agriculture

Extreme weather is harming UK agriculture – but many farmers have not yet made adapting to the effects of the climate emergency a priority, a new study shows. All farmers who took part in the...

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Race to Resilience: an introduction to the global campaign for non-state actors

Race to Resilience: an introduction to the global campaign for non-state actors

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 19 May, 12-1pm BST Speakers: Áine Ní Bhreasail and David Howlett from The High Level Climate Champions Race to Resilience team Chair: Suraje Dessai See links to a...

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Met Office Science Conference 2021

Met Office Science Conference 2021

11-12 May 2021    Register to attend In November 2021 the UK, in partnership with Italy, will host the COP26 meeting in Glasgow. This is the crucial climate summit at which nations will be asked...

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Climate Exp0 conference registration opens

Climate Exp0 conference registration opens

Registration is now open for Climate Exp0, the first virtual conference from the COP26 Universities Network and the Italian University Network for Sustainable Development (RUS). Online, free and open to all, Climate Exp0 will showcase...

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