News

JPI Climate Central Secretariat continues to work during the outbreak of COVID-19 JPI Climate Central Secretariat continues to work and coordinate as appropriate to insure the smooth running of the activities foreseen this year towards our Scoping Forum Symposium in December. We try to organise meetings and workshops online if possible which allows you to join remotely.
Friday 27 March 2020
Final SENSES co-production workshop in Potsdam The final SENSES co-production workshop took place In March 4-5, 2020 with stakeholders from policy, business and finance. The aim of the workshop was to co-develop the SENSES toolkit and portals, and make climate change scenarios more accessible and usable to selected user groups.
SENSES project, Friday 27 March 2020
ISIpedia: The Open Climate Impacts Encyclopedia to be launched in May ISIpedia is an open-access, inter-sectoral climate impacts online encyclopedia that was set up to become the reference for accessing consistent, multi-sector, politically relevant and user driven climate impact simulations and climate service portal offering tailor-made access to state-of-the-art climate impact assessments and data to relevant stakeholders and the interested public.
ISIpedia project, Wednesday 25 March 2020
Workshop on establishment of a Knowledge Hub on Carbon Neutrality The workshop on establishment of a Knowledge Hub on Carbon Neutrality took place as a virtual meeting on 18-19 March, hosted by the Research Council of Norway. The objective was to consider the purpose, management, operational structures and supports for a European Knowledge hub on Carbon Neutrality and the Balance of Greenhouse Gas emissions and removals.
JPI Climate Central Secretariat, Monday 23 March 2020
Clim2power project developments Clim2power’s Project Advisory Board Meeting was held on 26 and 27 February 2020. Project prepared a Factsheet on Climate Modelling to engage with high-schools students and more about the results of the seasonal forecasts of GCFS2.0 downscaled for Portugal.
Clim2Power project, Monday 23 March 2020
The Climate-ADAPT newsletter is released The European Climate Adaptation Platform Climate-ADAPT is a partnership between the European Commission and the European Environment Agency (EEA). Climate-ADAPT released the last newsletter.
Monday 23 March 2020
New paper on city-descriptive input data for urban climate models This paper, published in Urban Climate, vol.31, classifies the required urban input data for both mesoscale state-of-the-art Urban Canopy Models (UCMs) and microscale Obstacle Resolving Models (ORM) into several categories and reviews the ways in which they can be obtained.
Urban Climate Services (URCLIM), an ERA4CS funded project, Friday 20 March 2020
URCLIM held its 4th General Assembly The ERA4CS-funded project URCLIM held its 4th General Assembly in February 2020. Two-day meeting was organised to review current activities and results and learn about geoclimate chain, which created urban maps for atmospheric models..
Yasmina BEDDAR, the European project manager of URCLIM, Thursday 5 March 2020