• 20180212_Navarra_Guardando_al_futuro
    12/02/2018

    How do we expect climate to evolve in the future? Will human beings be able to address environmental issues? Will we be able to prevent and cope with climate-induced migrations?
    CMCC President Antonio Navarra will answer to these questions on February 12, 2018 at the conference organized in the framework of the cultural initiative “Guardando al futuro”. An event to interrogate the future and the particular historical moment we are living in […]

  • Rita_Lecci_newsletter500x
    09/02/2018

    An extraordinary passion for the ocean, travels and logic games. Rita Lecci from Salento tells us about her life inside and outside of the ocean forecasts that never seem to abandon her […]

  • 180208_sussidi_petrolio_NATURE
    08/02/2018

    Would phasing out fossil fuel subsidies help the growth of renewable energy sources? Would it drastically reduce CO2 emissions in the atmosphere? The answer of a brand new study published in the journal Nature examines fully the issues at stake. CMCC researchers Massimo Tavoni and Johannes Emmerling are among the authors of this research. […]

  • 150206_Iaere_conference
    06/02/2018

    The 6th Annual Conference of the Italian Association of Environmental and Resource Economists to be held in Torino on February 15-16, 2018. CMCC researchers F. Bosello, A. Bigano, G. Standardi, S. Dasgupta, L. Bonacorsi, C. Giupponi, A. Hrast Essenfelder, C. D. Pérez Blanco will join the conference […]

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    05/02/2018

    The Innovation for Cool Earth Forum elected the most notable among recent innovative developments in energy and climate change mitigation area that had been presented within the past 2 years. Selection criteria include GHG emissions reduction potential, innovativeness, and overall feasibility. Here a presentation of the winning projects […]

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    30/01/2018

    A research that paves the way for the development of a new, more integrated and strengthened ocean forecast capability. A frontier-resolution representation of the global ocean circulation delivered by ROMEO, the new PRACE project coordinated by CMCC researcher Dorotea Iovino, will allow us to advance our knowledge on oceanic mesoscale dynamics and its role in climate evolution […]

  • 20180124_Journey
    24/01/2018

    Passionate about entrepreneurship? Want to solve global climate challenges? Join the Climate-KIC Journey and participate in Europe’s largest summer school for climate innovation, offering a unique combination of climate knowledge and hands-on business experience. Deadline: February 18, 2018 […]

  • 160613_Carraro_AERE
    23/01/2018

    Read the interview with Professor Carlo Carraro, Strategic Advisor at the CMCC Foundation, on the latest IPCC Working Group III blog post. His research, the role of economics in the IPCC, and the challenges of meeting the long-term goal of the Paris Agreement […]

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    22/01/2018

    Are governments moving forward to achieve the Paris goals? What are the key sectors and measures for low-carbon development in different countries? The CD-LINKS project tried to answer to these questions and recently presented its results at COP23 […]

  • 20180120_WEF_report_cover
    19/01/2018

    Environmental risks have grown in prominence over the last decades. According to the report just launched by the World Economic Forum, among the most pressing environmental challenges facing us are extreme weather events and temperatures; accelerating biodiversity loss; pollution of air, soil and water; failures of climate-change mitigation and adaptation; and transition risks as we move to a low-carbon society […]

  • 180117_oilspill
    18/01/2018

    After the collision of two vessels off Xangai, China, CMCC and University of Bologna deliver a bulletin on the average surface currents and drift due to ocean waves for the forecasted period between the 06/01 and 22/01/2018, and the oil spill trajectory in the period of interest. The winds are from the NOAA NCEP GFS weather forecasts and the currents from the Global Ocean CMEMS forecasts. […]

  • Credits: Chris Drackett CC @Flickr.com
    17/01/2018

    Sent out for comments from governments and other experts, the text is a work in progress which could change substantially and do not necessarily represent the IPCC’s final assessment of the state of knowledge. According to leaked IPCC drafts, we need unprecedented changes in energy use, industry and other sectors to limit global warming below 1.5°C […]

  • Food_Migration
    15/01/2018

    How food insecurity affects migration and vice versa? A new report analyses the nexus food-migration, with a focus on the trans-Mediterranean countries. CMCC researchers M. Santini, L. Caporaso, G. Barbato and S. Noce explore how climate change influences the past, present and future vulnerability of countries of origin, transit and destination of migrants […]

  • 151008_ipcc_carraro
    09/01/2018

    Elected in the EAERE Board in 2015, his two-year presidential term has begun in January 2018 and will end on December 31, 2019. He served as President-Elect in 2016 and 2017 and for other two years as Past-President, at the end of the presidential tenure […]

  • 20180109_Gothenburg2
    09/01/2018

    The call for papers of the congress, to be held on June 25-29, 2018, in Gothenburg, Sweden, is currently open. Researchers and experts are invited to submit theoretical and empirical papers in all areas of environmental and natural resource economics. Deadline for paper submission: 31 January 2018 […]