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Climate services standards and value (webinar)

Climate services standards and value (webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 2 June, 12-1pm BST Speaker: Murray Dale (JBA Consulting Limited) and Briony Turner (Space4Climate) Chair: Kate Lonsdale See links to a video of the webinar and slides below...

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UKCR April 2021 newsletter published

UKCR April 2021 newsletter published

The April 2021 edition of the UK Climate Resilience Programme newsletter is now out! Issue 6 has items on: UKCR Second Embedded Researcher scheme; upcoming Climate science and policy conferences (Met Office Science Conference, Climate...

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Delivering resilience to climate-related impacts on water quality through Earth observation

Delivering resilience to climate-related impacts on water quality through Earth observation

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 5 May, 12-1pm BST Speakers: Dr Peter Hunter (University of Stirling), Professor Andrew Tyler (University of Stirling) and Dr Claire Neil (SEPA) Chair:  Kate Lonsdale (University of...

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A new EU strategy on adaptation to climate change

A new EU strategy on adaptation to climate change

The European Commission has adopted a new EU Strategy on Adaptation to Climate Change, setting out the pathway to prepare for the unavoidable impacts of climate change. While the EU is putting plans in place...

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COP26: Implications for enhancing resilience (Webinar)

COP26: Implications for enhancing resilience (Webinar)

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date:  21 April 2021, 12-1pm BST Speakers: Youssef Nassef (UNFCCC Secretariat), Dr Louise Ellis (University of Leeds), Liam Upson (COP26 Unit, Cabinet Office) Chair: Jason Lowe See links...

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European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

Registration is now open for the 5th European Climate Change Adaptation conference (ECCA 2021) on 22 June. The high-level event, hosted by the European Commission, will take place back to back with the annual European...

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Met Office hackathon presents climate data challenge

Met Office hackathon presents climate data challenge

A Met Office hackathon has produced a wide range of innovative ideas for ways to bring together data and other information to improve the UK’s resilience to a changing climate. Virtual 3-D visualisations, storytelling, interactive...

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Increases to agricultural hazards over the next 50 years

Increases to agricultural hazards over the next 50 years

Future climate change is likely to have a serious impact on two of the UK’s agricultural staples, dairy farming and potato growing, according to a recent paper published by Met Office scientists. The authors found...

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Overheating in care homes

Overheating in care homes

UK Climate Resilience Programme Webinar Series 2021 Date: 24 March, 12-1pm GMT Speakers: Mike Davies (UCL); stakeholder response from April Cole (Care Quality Commission) Chair:  Kate Lonsdale See links to a video of the webinar and...

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Workshop: UK climate and socio-economic scenario data products

Workshop: UK climate and socio-economic scenario data products

29 April 2021, 10.00am-12.00 (online event) The UK Centre for Ecology & Hydrology will be hosting an online workshop to describe and make accessible a new set climate and socio-economic scenario datasets and products for the UK,...

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Met Office Climate Data Challenge

Met Office Climate Data Challenge

Date: 16 and 17 March 2021 Register for the hackathon The Met Office and partners are hosting a virtual hackathon aimed at finding new ways to use data to help towards tackling climate change challenges and...

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