Chloe

7
Mar

Announcement: Climate Services Market Demand Survey

Do you use climate or weather services for your work? Are you considering using such services, or have you decided not to use such services? If so, we would appreciate your participation in a quick market survey for the MARCO project. It should take no longer than 10 minutes to complete. By clicking the button below, you will have access to participate

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11
Jul

Companies vs Climate Change: Europe

Worldwide, people have come to understand that humanity faces a global emergency that poses an imminent threat to the prosperity of future generations. With the passing of time it has become clear that the solutions must be business driven. Companies around the globe are stepping up and making it their mission to lead. We want to help them. Mission Statement

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17
Jun

EU-MACS Seminar: “Towards Climate Services based on demand and guided by science”

MARCO’s sister-project, the EU-MACS, which studies how supply of and demand for climate services can be better matched, organizes its first seminar: Towards Climate Services based on demand and guided by science in Helsinki on 19 June. Next to presenting the findings on the current functioning of the climate services market, experiences, needs, and prospects of climate service users will get

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31
May

Achieving urban resilience to climate change: focus on medium-sized cities

Cities are home to half of the world’s population and produce 75% of global GDP, as such municipal governments are central to building a climate resilient economy. During the COP21 climate conference last year, 400 mayors convened to discuss challenges and solutions for urban centres. It was one of the largest climate meetings for local level officials of all time.

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6
May

Ecosummit Berlin

Ecosummit accelerates smart green startups, investors and corporates in Berlin, Amsterdam, Stockholm, London and Paris. We promote startups, support co-investing and facilitate open innovation and corporate venturing. We focus on smart green cities, energy, mobility, buildings, IoT, AI, robotics and blockchain to foster the energy transition and low-carbon economy. Our conferences are physical marketplaces enabling personal meetings and long-term relationships

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4
May

EMS ANNUAL MEETING 2017: European Conference for Applied Meteorology and Climatology

The EMS Annual Meeting: European Conference for Applied Meteorology and Climatology 2017 will be held from 4 to 8 September 2017 at the Helix Conference Centre Dublin, Ireland. Registration starts this month. Conference theme: Serving Society with better Weather and Climate Information. A key challenge for the meteorological and climatological communities is how best to harness the wealth of data

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1
May

C40 and CDP team up to uncover a 375 billion dollar investment opportunity in urban climate resilience

A new alliance between the global cities network C40 and the global environmental disclosure organisations CDP, has been established to uncover investment opportunities in urban infrastructure amounting to an estimated 375 billion dollars. The announcement, by C40 Executive Director, Mark Watts came at London’s City Hall during the C40 Financing Sustainable Cities Forum hosted in conjunction with the Greater London Authority.

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26
Apr

Europeans say they already feel the impacts of climate change

A new study about climate change perceptions of European citizens in France, Germany, Norway, and the United Kingdom reveals that the majority think their country is already feeling the effects of climate change. The study, which was written by a team of authors from Cardiff University (UK), Climate Outreach (UK), Institut Symlog (France), Rokkan Centre for Social Studies (Norway), University

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20
Apr

3rd European Climate Change Adaptation Conference

OUR CLIMATE READY FUTURE The theme of ECCA 2017 (from 5th to 9th June 2017) is ‘Our Climate Ready Future’. This conference hopes to inspire and enable people to work together to discover and deliver positive climate adaptation solutions that can strengthen society, revitalise local economies and enhance the environment. It brings together the people who will deliver action on the

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17
Apr

Companies hit by rising water costs

Higher costs of water as a result of droughts and floods linked to climate change are severely affecting corporate financial performance globally. Companies worldwide are being warned that taking water preservation measures is now vital, and that those whole fail to act are likely to face mounting financial losses. The Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP), a not-for-profit organisation that tracks corporate

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