A two-year UKCR project has been developing standards for climate services and ways to value and monitor climate services. ‘Climate Services, Standards and Value‘, led by JBA Consulting and including specialists from Climate Sense and...
The Annual Review of the SPF UK Climate Resilience programme has now been published, detailing its successes and lessons to be learnt from the past year.
It covers the period from April 2021 to March 2022, which is the third year of the four-year programme.
The review includes notable press coverage, case studies from the various projects and a forward look at the year ahead.
The top programme successes over the period were identified as:
- Development of climate support services and tools
- Communication and community building and development
- Scientific advancement and publications
The key lessons identified were:
- The programme’s response to COVID-19 and COP26
- Data management and information planning
- Flexibility of research
- Collaborative working
- Media response
Overall, the programme management team and the co-Champions were pleased with how the programme has progressed over the last year.
Particularly good progress was reported in building the climate resilience community through virtual communications, such as the webinar series and virtual fora. As well as the Champions activities and project exposure at the COP26 conference in Glasgow in November 2021.
You can access the Annual Review on the Management page of the programme website.
News & Events
Last updated November 2022
Here are the latest news articles and events from the UK Climate Resilience Programme.
Recommendations for the UK National Framework for Climate Services (NFCS) have been published by the UK Climate Resilience Programme. The report is the culmination of 18 months of work engaging with over 80 individuals from...
The SPF UK Climate Resilience Programme hosted its Showcase event at the University of Hull in collaboration with the Met Office and UKRI on 10-11 October 2022. The event brought together leading practitioners and researchers...
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