Global Change Announcements

Call for Abstracts: IMBIZO 5: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean

The Integrated Marine Biosphere Research (IMBeR) is calling abstracts for its fifth IMBIZO: Marine biosphere research for a sustainable ocean: Linking ecosystems, future states and resource management, which is partly sponsored by APN. The meeting will consist of three concurrent but interacting workshops, with joint plenary … Read more...

Course Workbook on Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate

May 2017 – A course workbook outlining the Training Course on Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate, part of the project “Mainstreaming Weather and Climate Information Application for Agro-Ecosystem Resilience in a Changing Climate”, was released by Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC). The course workbook is … Read more...

Outcomes of the 5th Asia Pacific Climate Change Adaptation Forum

(Source: APAN Website) “Adapting and Living below 2°C: bridging gaps in policies and practices” call for harnessing more local involvement in integrated adaptation planning, providing access to relevant sources of financing and technologies, provisioning coherent capacity building, involving private sector, and tapping knowledge networks including … Read more...

Call for applications: APCC Training on Statistical Downscaling for Agriculture and Water Resources

The APEC Climate Center (APCC) is hosting a training programme on User-oriented Statistical Downscaling of Climate Information in Agriculture and Water Resources on 21–26 August 2017, and is now accepting applications until Wednesday 31 May 2017. The one-week training program aims to provide an introduction to statistical downscaling … Read more...