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 […]

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 […]

Investments, development and enterprises: the utopia of sustainability according to Giovannini

A meeting in Venice in the frame of the Sustainable Development Festival. The main guest was Enrico Giovannini, spokesperson of the Italian Alliance for Sustainable Development  (ASVIS) and author of the book “L’utopia sostenibile” (ed. Laterza, 2018). A conversation on sustainability as an opportunity for a positive change in the economy and the society […]

What is the trend in economic losses from climate-related extremes?

The economic cost of weather and climate extremes. Natural hazards, past trends and projections. Take a look to the Eurostat section dedicated to climate change, including analyses and statistics realized by CMCC researchers for EEA in the framework of the ETC/CCA activities […]

Talks, conferences and multimedia: the Festival of Human Rights starts in Milan

Screenings, conferences, exhibitions, meetings with international experts, and activities for students. CMCC Foundation takes part in the third edition of the Festival of Human Rights, where the Earth is protagonist […]

Economics at the service of biodiversity conservation: the CMCC Foundation joins the BIOECON research network

What are the economic and policy driven forces responsible for the decline of biodiversity? Which tools could tackle the effects of these drivers? With the aim of advancing economic theory and policy for biodiversity conservation, CMCC Foundation joins the BIOdiversity and Economics for Conservation (BIOECON) network […]

CMCC Foundation joins the Coalition Theory Network

Advancing knowledge around coalition and network formation, one of CMCC research topics, is essential for improving the outcomes of international climate negotiations. Read about the new role of CMCC Foundation in the Coalition Theory Network […]

Protecting the environment and rights is good for the economy: the CMCC at Milan’s Festival of Human Rights

What is the cost of climate change? Prof. Carlo Carraro, member of the CMCC Strategic Council, will meet the students on the inaugural day of the Festival, on 20 March, together with the cyclist Paola Gianotti, Guiness World Record for the bicycle ride around the world, in an event dedicated to exploring the links between Ecology, Economy and Ethics. Films, documentaries, debates, expert testimonies, music and graphics focused on rights related to the health of the Planet at Milan’s Festival of Human Rights, on March 20-24, 2018 […]

EAERE: Prof. Carlo Carraro is the new President of the European Association of Environmental and Resource Economists

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 […]

6th World Congress of Environmental and Resource Economists: the call for papers is open

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 […]

Adaptation to climate change: a discussion at the festival of Internazionale in Ferrara

Show, interviews, videos, books, and much more. The journalists and photographers from all over the world. CMCC researcher Enrica De Cian will participate in the Internazionale festival with two speeches on adaptation strategies to climate change. On September 29, 2017 […]

Adaptation: tools for an economic assessment

Adaptation choices informed by economic data. New methodologies and applications, and cost-benefit analyses. ECONADAPT Toolbox and Library are available for use: they will provide information for policy makers and economists […]

Vulnerable Europe? A report on climate risk

Snapshot of present and future impacts of climate change. The new report by EEA, realized also with the contribution of the CMCC research on extreme events, energy, and tourism […]