CMCC Newsletter 03/2014
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Climate Change: Scenarios, Impacts and Policy

The Italian Society for Climate Sciences, launched its Second Annual Conference that will be held in Venice (September 29-30). The Call for papers is now open […]


Climate change and security: scenarios and perspectives

Angela Liberatore - European Commission, DG RTD, on why climate change should be regarded as a security issue. Watch the video on the magazine Climate Science and Policy […]

CC DFID - UK Department for International Development

High-resolution regional climate simulations for the Alpine space

A study aimed at reproducing the main features of the climate in the complex topography region of the Alps for the period 1971–2000 while monitoring changes in extreme climate events. On Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres […]

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Tropical cyclone rainfall: future scenarios

Intense precipitation events associated with tropical cyclones in response to a warmer climate and increased CO2. Two studies on Journal of Climate […]

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Quantifying the potential effects of climate change on precipitation to reduce urban vulnerability

The rainfall evolution for three African case studies showing future rainfall increase in terms of frequency. A new study on SpringerPlus […]

Credits: CC  Nupur Dasgupta

BASE: transforming knowledge into adaptation solutions

The BASE project presents itself in a video: aims and methods to support action for sustainable climate change adaptation in Europe […]


Modelling climate change impacts on biodiversity and agriculture

A basis for understanding potential impacts of changing bioclimatic conditions on ecosystems and land-use change trends, within the context of ongoing rapid change and agricultural expansion. A new study on Biological Conservation

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Plants at risk: a study for a sustainable management

Rainfall, temperatures and seasonal trends: climate change and all the factors that could affect species' distribution. A new study on Forest Ecology and Management […]

Credits: CC Martin_Heigan

The CLIM-RUN project: the video

The CLIM-RUN project presents itself in a video: aims, methods and results told by climate researchers and experts […]

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CMCC-FEEM Seminar “Bringing ecosystem services into economic analyses of land use”

Using the example of the UK and taking account of ongoing climate change, we develop spatially explicit models of the relationship between land […]

Workshop on “Public-Private Partnerships: a focus on Energy Infrastructures and Sustainable Growth”

The Workshop on “Public-Private Partnerships: a focus on Energy Infrastructures and Sustainable Growth” will be held at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice – […]

ClimaSouth Regional Workshop on Improving access to Climate Change Information

ClimaSouth is an EU funded project and the regional workshop organized in Lecce (in cooperation with the Euro-Mediterranean Center on Climate Change – […]