Tag Archives: Climate Projections

Climate adaptation guide for elected members

This guide on climate change adaptation was launched at the LGA conference on 27/1/10. It is aimed at elected members of local councils but many third sector organisations will also find it useful. This publication, produced in conjunction with Defra and UKCIP, offers key decision makers in local authorities a short introduction into the climate projections: [...]

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Regional Climate Projections Training Opportunities

Climate change will affect is all. But how will it affect your own community? We are very keen that third sector organisations do not miss the opportunity for FREE training in the UK Climate Projections tools. These tools are now available online and accessible to everyone. Each region will have a week of ‘Projections in Practice’ [...]

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Presentations from the third sector UK Climate Projections event

We have been asked by several people for copies of the presentations from yesterday’s (28/7/09) UK Cliamte Projections event. Rather that email them out individually I have placed them on slideshare.net so you can either view them here (click read more) or download the original file from Slideshare.

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Jay Talbot on the UK Climate Projections and Community-Led Planning

This video captures a short conversation I had with Jay Talbot at the end of today’s ‘Projections in Practice’ (PiP) event for the third sector. This is one of  a series of PiP events that Defra is running for different interest groups. Further events will be held at regional level in the autumn. We are very [...]

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BOOK NOW for FREE Climate Projections training

We recently announced FREE training for third sector organisations in the use of the new UK Climate Projection tools on 28 July in Reading. You can now book your place online at: http://bookwhen.com/pip Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. Full details of the training are given below.

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FREE Training – how will climate change affect your community?

Climate change will affect is all. But how? The UK Climate Projection tools were launched on 18 June. These can be used to give a picture of what things might be like in your community in the future, in terms of the rainfall and temperatures you can expect. This information will be of great interest to any third sector organisation [...]

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UK Climate Projections launched (significant!)

This image shows one of the things that happens in the UK if temperatures rise to 35 C on two consecutive days – the roads melt. So what are the chances of this happening? Well this is the sort of thing that the UK Climate Projections tools, launched by Defra later today (18/6/09), are designed to tell [...]

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