Two additonal projects on ocean-climate interactions funded through JPI Oceans and JPI Climate Thanks to an increase in financial commitment by several national funding agencies, a further two proposals to the joint JPI Climate and JPI Oceans call were now awarded funding. These two research projects are in addition to another two that had already been selected earlier through the same competitive call process.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Tuesday 14 January 2020
The third call of “ERA4CS exchange action for officers” is open The ERA4CS project launches the third call on exchange action for officers to conduct a pilot experiment for the institutional alignment in the area of Climate Services.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Thursday 2 January 2020
COP25 Side Event “Connecting scientific knowledge to implement the Paris Agreement. The value of trust in international research cooperation” The JPI Climate side event held on 12 December in Italian Pavilion at 6-8 pm in Madrid, Spain gathered around 40 participants among the COP25 attendants. A welcome speech was given by Italian Minister of Research and Education, Sergio Costa, who emphasized the importance of reliable climate information and translated to specific needs for action.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Tuesday 17 December 2019
ERA4CS 5th General Assembly ERA4CS held its 5th General Assembly in Dublin on 28-29 November. The outcomes of the mid-term meeting of ERA4CS funded projects were analysed and new activities supported.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Thursday 5 December 2019
Webinar training session on Ecological Niche Modelling On November 8th, CoCliME project participants gathered online for an internal webinar training session on Ecological Niche Modelling (a.k.a. habitat suitability modelling). A goal of CoCliME is to produce climate services related to harmful algal blooms by using existing data and knowledge about the blooms to predict their occurrences and bloom intensity in a changing climate.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Wednesday 4 December 2019
Workshop on quantitative polymerase chain reaction From 21st - 25th October 2019, a training workshop organised by CoCliME project focused on an important climate service tool, QPCR (quantitative polymerase chain reaction) was held at the Alfred Wegener Institute, Helmholtz Centre for Polar and Marine Research in Bremerhaven, Germany.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Wednesday 4 December 2019
JPI Climate E-magazine We are happy to announce that the JPI Climate e-magazine is available now. This E-magazine is the result of the work developed by the JPI Climate project "Strengthening INternational Cooperation on climatE change REsearch" (SINCERE), in close collaboration with the coordinators from the research projects, and has the intention to increase the societal impact of these projects, by disseminating their results and achievements in ways that are understandable to lay audiences.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Tuesday 3 December 2019
ClimINVEST workshop on translating physical climate hazards into financial impacts For the last two years financial institutions and climate change specialists have worked together in the framework of the ClimINVEST project to provide transparency on methodologies for physical climate risk assessment and develop guidance tools that inform investors’ risk management processes. Results of this collaboration were presented and discussed with around 50 investors and other representatives from the financial sector in Paris 28 November 2019.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Monday 2 December 2019