This week, if you’re in Queensland, Professor Mary Ritter will speak on ‘Knowledge Innovation Communities (KIC) to Address Societal Challenges: The Climate Change Challenge’ on Friday at 3.30 at the Queensland University of Technology. For more information and to register go to https://www.qut.edu.au/institute-for-future-environments/about/events/events?news-id=96515. The Guardian newspaper is launching the second phase of its Climate Change Campaign ‘A story of hope’. See: http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2015/oct/05/a-story-of-hope-the-guardian-launches-phase-two-of-its-climate-change-campaign
Week startingMonday, October 5, 2015
Week startingMonday, September 28, 2015
There will be meetings of NCCARF’s two advisory groups – the End-User and the Technical Reference Groups. If you live in South Australia, you can get involved in developing SA's new Climate Change Strategy – go to http://yoursay.sa.gov.au/decisions/yoursay-engagements-climate-change-strategy-for-south-australia/about. Consultation closes 18th October.
Week startingMonday, September 21, 2015
Dave Rissik will attend a roundtable on resilience at the Australian Strategic Policy Institute in Canberra. September 21-28 is the seventh Climate Week in New York City - connect using #CWNYC
Week startingMonday, September 14, 2015
Dave Rissik travels to Seoul to sign a Memorandum of Understanding with the Korea Adaptation Center for Climate Change. We look forward to future cooperation with the Center. Jean Palutikof will participate in a Science in Parliament event in Brisbane. NCCARF will welcome Steve Swearer from University of Melbourne who will visit this week.
Week startingMonday, September 7, 2015
“Learning to adapt” comes to Brisbane: Modules 1, 2 and 3 of the EIANZ's professional development program in CLIMATE ADAPTATION AND RESILIENCE are being offered as standalone modules at $400 per module for EIANZ members/ $600 per module for non-members.
9 September 2015 - Module 1: Applying the science of climate change impacts
14 October 2015 - Module 2: Assessing and managing climate change risks
11 November 2015 - Module 3: Implementing and communicating climate change adaptation action
Register at: https://www.eianz.org/events/category/learning-to-adapt.
Week startingMonday, August 31, 2015
We will meet with our Project Review Committee to update them on progress. Jean Palutikof will give a talk at the Adapting to Tomorrow Forum, a public event at La Trobe University, Shepparton. Don't forget to submit your case study - closing date is this Friday (September 4th).
Week startingTuesday, August 25, 2015
NCCARF will combine with the Investor Group on Climate Change for a workshop in Sydney focussing on investing through an adaptation lens.
Our call for case studies and snapshots of adaptation in action continues. We are offering a great prize for the best case study that is submitted so get your case studies in quickly.
Week startingMonday, August 17, 2015
Dave Rissik will participate in a Melbourne workshop on the Bay Blueprint - Regional Coastal Adaptation Framework for Port Phillip Bay.
Week startingMonday, August 10, 2015
We'd like to remind you about the call for Case Studies. This closes on September 4. We're looking for interesting and informative real-world stories about your experiences in all aspects of adaptation, from understanding the risk through to taking action. There are prizes for the best entries!
Week startingMonday, August 3, 2015
We continue scoping the Coastal Climate Risk Management Tool with two workshops involving potential users of the Tool. These workshops explore how users will navigate through the Framework, and how web pages will be set up to deliver information effectively and attractively.