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Explaining the adaptation gap in the UK: the hidden story of policy lock-ins (Webinar)

Explaining the adaptation gap in the UK: the hidden story of policy lock-ins (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021-2022 Date: 25 May 2022, 12.00pm (GMT) Speakers: Meghan Alexander (UEA, Tyndall Centre) and Tim Rayner (UEA, Tyndall Centre). Respondent: Tom Handysides (Defra) Chair: Suraje Dessai See below for...

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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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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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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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Enhanced future FLows and Groundwater (eFLaG): enhancing the resilience of the water sector to drought events (webinar)

Enhanced future FLows and Groundwater (eFLaG): enhancing the resilience of the water sector to drought events (webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 17 November, 12.00pm (GMT) Speaker: Jamie Hannaford (UK Centre for Hydrology and Ecology) with a stakeholder response from Stuart Allen (Environment Agency) Chair: Mark Harrison See links...

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UK Government Approaches for Domestic Adaptation and Resilience (Webinar)

UK Government Approaches for Domestic Adaptation and Resilience (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 13 October, 12.00pm (BST) Speakers: Andrew Carr and Chris Bishop (DEFRA) Chair: Suraje Dessai See links to a video of the webinar and slides below Abstract The UK Government...

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