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IPCC
  • 11.06.2019
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Working Group III: Senior Scientist (Research Fellow)

The Centre for Environmental Policy wishes to appoint a Research Fellow as a Senior Scientist within the Technical Support Unit (TSU) of Working Group III of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). WG III is concerned with the mitigation of climate change and the TSU will be based at the South Kensington Campus.
IPCC
  • 11.06.2019
  • IPCC
  • Job advertisement

IPCC Job Offer: Head of Science in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGI)

Working Group I of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change is recruiting the Head of Science in the Technical Support Unit (IPCC WGI) for the IPCC Working Group I Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). The position is located at the University of Paris-Saclay (France).
Carbon Footprint Science
  • 04.06.2019
  • Swiss Academy of Sciences
  • News

“Now that you have the support, you should be able to do more”

What is the best way to reduce greenhouse gas emissions caused by scientists travelling for business, particularly by plane? This was the issue to be discussed at the morning conference «Decarb science! But how?» ahead of the SCNAT Delegate Assembly on 24 May. The colossal scale of the problem lies in the fact that it requires a change in scientific culture. Ultimately, there are no straightforward answers: a creative, nuanced approach is what is needed.
EU
  • 04.06.2019
  • News

Call for expression of interest - Adaptation mission board in Horizon Europe

The European Commission launched a call for experts to join ‘Mission Boards’, which will advise the Commission for the identification and implementation of missions in Horizon Europe, the next EU research and innovation programme.
Climate Change and Health in Europe
  • 03.06.2019
  • EASAC
  • Press release

Climate action urgently required to protect human health in Europe

New EASAC report “The imperative of climate action to protect human health in Europe” highlights an alarming range of health risks due to climate change and the benefits of rapid phase out of fossil fuels.
Schemm
  • 29.05.2019
  • News

EMS Young Scientist Award

The young scientist award 2019 from the European Meteorological Socienty will be presented to Sebastian Schemm from ETH Zürich, Switzerland.
K3 Kongress zu Klimawandel, Kommunikation und Gesellschaft
  • 23.05.2019
  • ProClim
  • News

K3 Kongress zu Klimawandel, Kommunikation und Gesellschaft: Anmeldung offen

Das Programm für den diesjährigen K3 Kongress ist veröffentlicht und die Anmeldung für den Kongress und das Rahmenprogramm ist ab sofort offen.
Im Rhein bei Basel floss Ende Oktober nur halb so viel Wasser vorbei als sonst im Oktober. Die Treppe am Rheinufer (links im Bild) führt normalerweise direkt ins Wasser.
  • 21.05.2019
  • Federal Office of Meteorology and Climatology MeteoSwiss
  • News

Rekordwärme und monatelange Regenarmut als grosse Herausforderung für die Rheinschifffahrt 2018

Zeitweilige Einstellung des Güter- und Personenverkehrs, Kurzarbeit für viele Firmen, massive Umsatzeinbussen: Dies sind einige der Konsequenzen, mit denen die Rheinschifffahrt in der zweiten Jahreshälfte 2018 zu kämpfen hatte. Der Grund war das Niedrigwasser im Jahr 2018, welches für die Branche dramatische Ausmasse angenommen hatte.
IPCC Call for Authors
  • 09.05.2019
  • ProClim
  • News

IPCC call for experts to participate in the Scoping Meeting for the Synthesis Report of the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6)

The IPCC is looking for experts to participate in the Scoping Meeting of the Synthesis Report of the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6).
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  • 09.05.2019
  • ProClim
  • News

IPCC: Expert Review of First Order Draft of the IPCC AR6 Working Group I

The First Order Draft (FOD) of the Working Group I contribution to the AR6, Climate Change 2021: The Physical Science Basis is now open for expert review.
Klimastreik
  • 30.04.2019
  • News

Concerns of young protesters are justified

On 12 April 2019 Science Magazine published a letter of support for the world's youth, who have begun to persistently demonstrate for the protection of the climate and other foundations of human well-being. The authors declare: "Their concerns are justified and supported by the best available science. The current measures for protecting the climate and biosphere are deeply inadequate.“
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  • 23.04.2019
  • UBA
  • News

Die vergangenen fünf Jahre waren weltweit die wärmsten

Der weltweite Trend zu weiter steigenden Durchschnittstemperaturen hält an: 2018 war global das viertwärmste Jahr seit Beginn der regelmäßigen Wetteraufzeichnungen im 19. Jahrhundert. Damit sind die vergangenen fünf die wärmsten verzeichneten Jahre.
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