Forests: solutions and perspectives to fight climate change

Challenges and perspectives for a long-term vision in managing forests under climate change and the Italian case, natural climate solutions and climate-smart forestry, forest fire management, climate adaptation and mitigation strategies and much more in the CMCC-EFI webinar. Download the webinar presentation! […]

Climate Change Insights: PhDs, Masters, and all the education programs by the CMCC Foundation

Want to know the complex and multi-faceted dimensions of climate change? Explore the challenges posed by climate risk by integrating the scientific and socio-economic aspects in the unique training programs of the CMCC Foundation. Look at the new calls for applications and don’t miss the Open Day of the Master of Research in Science and Management of Climate Change, on April 8, 2019. Get to know the new CMCC study plans! […]

Impacts assessment in marine areas: a multi- disciplinary approach supporting adaptive management of the Adriatic Sea

A multi-risk approach, integrating different metrics and scenarios of climate, ocean, bio-geochemical and anthropogenic pressures in an interactive impacts perspective in the last CMCC webinar held by RAAS researcher Elisa Furlan. Watch the video […]

Climate change and natural disaster: scientists and policy makers meet in Greece

Antonio Navarra will attend the conference in Athens dedicated to climate change impacts and disaster risk reduction giving the speech: “The challenge of climate change” […]

Climate risks beyond adaptation?

Book launch “Loss and Damage from Climate Change. Concepts, Methods and Policy Options”. A presentation with insights from chapter authors – among the participants, CMCC researcher Elisa Calliari who contributed with the book chapter “The politics of (and behind) the UNFCCC’s Loss and Damage Mechanism”. On September 28, 2018, 9:30-11:00 at the London School of Economics […]

PhD and Master’s programme in Science and Management of Climate Change start in Venice

The classes of the two training courses created from the partnership between the CMCC Foundation and the Ca ‘Foscari University of Venice have begun in Venice, with a good component of international students […]

Valuing climate services in the cogeneration framework: evidences from the CLARA project

Climate services can make communities, critical infrastructure, businesses and ecosystems more resilient to climate impacts. Elisa Delpiazzo, researcher at CMCC Foundation and Ca’Foscari University, showed the key role of their economic evaluation presenting some insights from the CLARA project. Watch the video […]

Students talk about the Master in Climate Change Science and Management

Designed for those who wants to become experts on climate change, thanks to a multidisciplinary programme, which allow them to plan innovative solutions to the most urgent phenomena of our time. Few days left to apply for the new Master in Climate Change Science and Management […]

Climate change poised to transform marine and freshwater ecosystems

Nearly 60 million people are employed in fisheries and aquaculture. Climate change poses a risk to their livelihoods. A new report FAO presents new research as well as unique synthesis of the most current scientific information on how a changing climate is altering the world’s oceans, lakes and rivers and reshaping the lives of the communities who rely on them. With the scenarios of ocean change provided by the CMCC […]

Research insights and policy solutions: An innovative international partnership between CMCC and RFF

A new transatlantic research institute on climate change and natural resource economics is born […]

Malaria: increases in mortality due to climate change

A disease of great public health concern affecting nearly half of the world’s population, and it is spreading across countries. Malaria also seems to be one of the health outcomes most sensitive to climate change. Child mortality, accounting for 70% of total malaria mortality, is likely to increase by up to 20% in some areas due to climate change by the end of the 21st century. A study by CMCC researcher S. Dasgupta investigated the relationship between climatic exposure and malaria mortality […]

A snapshot of Antarctic climate variability over the last 2000 years

What about climate trends in the Antarctic region? Barbara Stenni, Associate professor of Geochemistry at Ca’ Foscari University of Venice presented an expanded paleoclimate database including ice core isotope records over 7 distinct climatic regions covering the Antarctic continent. Watch the video […]

Eleventh Annual Meeting of IAMC: the call for abstracts is open

Submit your abstract and participate in the Integrated Modeling Assessment Consortium annual meeting, to be held in Sevilla, Spain, on November 13-15, 2018. Deadline for submissions: 30 June 2018 […]

New Master’s Programme in Climate Change Science and Management in Venice

A one-year international Master Programme to train new experts that will contribute in facing the challenge of climate change […]

Innovation in communicating climate change: Best Climate Solutions 2018 Award

Organized by CMCC in partnership with Festival for the Earth, the Best Climate Solutions 2018 Award is looking for innovative projects and ideas to communicate climate change […]