Cutting down the emissions by 60% while reaching the double objective of providing healthy food and mitigation strategies: organic farming could represent a pathway to achieve these goals. All the outcomes in the study of the CMCC Foundation on wholemeal bread production in Italy
The reports will help governments understand the impact climate change is having on human activities and nature on land and sea and how human activity in these areas is affecting climate change. Both to be finalized in September 2019
The cutting-edge Italian research on carbon cycle and greenhouse gas budget and its protagonists. ICOS-RI, the pan-european integrated carbon observation system research infrastructure and its Ecosystem Thematic Centre coordinated by the CMCC Foundation. Presented at the Radio24 programme “L’altro pianeta”
It is one of the most important greenhouse gases with even a global warming potential larger than CO2. An international study provides information and data on its increasing concentrations in the atmosphere. Among the authors, CMCC researcher Monia Santini
Global Citizens Climate Pledge announced. By signing the pledge, global citizens can show their concern about the serious risk that climate change poses for present and future generations, and commit to take personal action
Presidents Obama and Xi ratified the Paris Climate Change Agreement on the eve of the G20 summit in Hangzhou, China. At the moment, 26 Parties, accounting for 39.06% of global GHG emissions, have ratified of 197 Parties to the Convention
It is economically attractive, the benefits outweigh the costs, and mitigation could be defined as a development challenge. The outcomes of an international project on mitigation in South East Asia promoted by Asian Development Bank with scientific support of CMCC Foundation.
Observing the Horizon an event to present ICOS future plans for supporting Paris climate agreement with the emphasis on the necessity of a science-based carbon observation system that will enable a detailed knowledge base in order to support and verify future global mitigation and adaptation climate change processes.
It’s not only about energy, it spans all over our life. Some comments on how to move from climate policy to action at the Regional level. A video from the magazine Climate Science & Policy
More than 150 governments, with US and China pushing to bring Paris climate deal into force as soon as possible, have confirmed that they will attend the signing ceremony on April 22 in New York. The Paris climate agreement needs to be approved by 55 countries accounting for at least 55% of global greenhouse gas emissions to enter into force. Last updates on events planned and the list of Parties signing the agreement
The European Commission has officially established the Integrated Carbon Observation System (ICOS ERIC), a new pan-European environmental research infrastructure
The ghg gas budget of the Italian landscape, new data and analyses on land use and terrestrial ecosystems, to understand potential uses of the Italian ecosystems in mitigation programs. The main topics of a new book explained by one of its authors, Maria Vincenza Chiriacò
The negative effects of selective clearcutting on forest structure, tree diversity and above-ground biomass of African tropical forests are greater than expected. A new study on Ecological Research
There’s a growing interest in the role of carbon cycle of terrestrial ecosystems and its relevance for national policies on mitigation and adaptation
Two public consultations launched by the European Commission: on a legislative proposal on the effort of Member States to reduce their greenhouse gas emissions, and on the integration of agriculture, forestry and other land use into the 2030 EU climate and energy policy framework