ERA-NET Cofund for Climate Services

The ERA-NET Consortium “European Research Area for Climate Services”, so-called ERA4CS, has been designed to boost the development of efficient Climate Services in Europe, by supporting research for developing better tools, methods and standards on how to produce, transfer, communicate and use reliable climate information to cope with current and future climate variability.

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JPI Climate Science-Business workshop on Climate Services On 9 May, just before the opening of the Adaptation Futures 2016 Conference, JPI Climate organised a science-business workshop around the subject of climate risk management and the potential role of climate services in corporate strategies.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Tuesday 17 May 2016
What climate services can do for us - ERA4CS video How can ibexes, football addicts and cities benefit from climate services? The short animation from the ERA4CS consortium shows the opportunities of using reliable climate information to cope with current and future climate variability.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Thursday 12 May 2016
You can now submit your proposals for the ERA4CS call! On Tuesday 10 May, at the occasion of the international Adaptation Futures 2016 Conference in Rotterdam, took place the official “go” to submit proposals for the joint call of ERA4CS.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Tuesday 10 May 2016
Call for abstracts - EMS 16th Annual meeting and 11th ECAC The 16th Annual Meeting of the European Meteorological Society (EMS) and the 11th European Conference on Applied Climatology (ECAC) will take place 12–16 September 2016 in Trieste, Italy.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Tuesday 12 April 2016
ERA4CS call Research Matching System is now available A Research Matching System is available to all researchers interested in the ERA4CS Call
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Thursday 17 March 2016

Recent documents

ERA4CS leaflet
JPI Climate Central Secretariat,
Programme Side event AF2016 At the occasion of the start of a large 72k M€ project dedicated to user-oriented climate services ERA4CS, JPI Climate, an intergovernmental initiative of major European research funding bodies cordially invites you to a workshop on the potential contribution of climate science to risk management strategies in the private sector.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat,
ERA4CS Joint Call text The overall objective of this call is to enhance user adoption of and satisfaction with Climate Services (incl. adaptation services). Improving the quality of Climate Services is also within the scope of this call.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat,
Pre-announcement of ERA4CS call This announcement is preliminary. Specific details might change
JPI Climate Central Secretariat,