CMCC Newsletter 04/2016
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Adaptation to climate change: how to stimulate the economy and bring benefits to public finance

Prof. Carlo Carraro explains why adaptation is good for the economy and GDP. Watch the video […]


The value of natural capital in Regional climate policies

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 […]


From the Adaptation Strategy to an Adaptation Plan: the case of Italy

Key factors, cross cutting issues and the national-regional collaboration. A video-lecture by Donatella Spano […]


World Oceans Day 2016: a CMCC research study selected

The paper "Regional approach to modeling the transport of floating plastic debris in the Adriatic Sea" by CMCC researchers S. Liubartseva, G. Coppini, R. Lecci, S. Cretì selected to Elsevier to promote prevention of plastic ocean pollution in World Oceans Day 2016, on June, 8 […]

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Assessing the effect of climate change on geo-hydrological phenomena: the Campania case study

The potential impacts of climate changes on geo-hydrological hazards such as landslide and flood hazards. A study resulting from the collaboration between the Basin Authority of Central Campania and CMCC REHMI Division […]

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Extreme events, changes in precipitation and temperature. A new study on Po river basin

How the climate in Po river basin will change in the next decades. A study by P. Mercogliano and S. Castellari […]

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ICOS presented future plans at the Observing the Horizon event in Helsinki

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. […]


Quality research's influence strong in America's Cup return to roots

The CMCC Foundation and Stevens Institute of Technology contribute forecasting and modeling, yacht design expertise to the world's premier racing event. The app NY SeaConditions developed at the Ocean-Lab featured on the American Fox 5. Watch the video […]

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