The European Week of Regions and Cities is an annual four-day event during which cities and regions showcase their capacity to create growth and jobs, implement European Union cohesion policy, and prove the importance of the local and regional level for good European governance.
The Disaster Competence Network Austria (DCNA) hosted a two-day workshop in Vienna to discuss and assess the usability of the Risk Data Hub.
The Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) is a platform providing different kinds of datasets relevant to climate change, as well as software to analyse these data. C3S is still in development, and at the second General Assembly of the Copernicus Climate Change Service (C3S) the latest developments to the service were presented.
The C40 City Solutions Platform supports early engagement between cities, the private sector, academic institutions, and other solution providers to accelerate the deployment of climate solutions. By providing cities and solution providers a program for working together on specific climate challenges at an earlier stage than usual, the City Solutions Platform (CSP) ensures that the actors reach a common understanding of the challenges in order to co-create solutions.
The Climate Week is infused av crossing borders, easy available and motivated activities that gives knowledge, inspiration and increased awareness of the benefits of an active prevented climate work. Even though it is the County that is the target, the actions done is part of the greater perspective
Citizens, decision-makers, indeed all of society require information on the consequences of our changing climate, and especially on weather and climate hazards that seem to occur more frequently and to have a significant impact on humans, nature, and infrastructure. There is a need to innovate tools which facilitate and enable a better service to all sectors of society, from the global through to the national, regional, and local scales.
The International Conference on Urban Climate, which takes place every three years and was organized for the 10th time, provides a focused platform for scientists from around the globe. This year ‘s conference theme was Sustainable and Resilient Urban Environments.
The first CLARITY Newsletter has just been published. In this issue is included a short presentation of myclimateservices.eu which was launched recently. The newsletter also includes relevant information of events where CLARITY has been promoted.
Climate Change & Transport Infrastructure: Impact and Adaption Measures. The first CLARITY Spanish workshop took place in Madrid on the 8th of March 2018.