WEBINAR Climate Services – an International Perspective

Webinar Climate Services – an international perspective

on Mon, 22 April 4 pm (CEST)

Inputs by Filipe Lúcio, Head of GFCS Office (WMO) & Cathy Vaughan, of the CSP Secretariat (IRI)

Dear colleagues, dear friends,

We are pleased to remind you on the upcoming event of the discussion series on Climate Information & Services mentioned above. Please see the attached schedule for further details (for recordings of the previous webinars, please click here).

To participate in the session, please click on

Webinar “Climate Services – an international perspective” on Mon, 22 April
Webinar 4:00 pm (CEST)

Then enter your email-address, choose “attend in browser” and access the webinar.

Technical requirements: Please use a headset and enable Java in your browser. To make sure, that your system matches all requirements, conduct a system check. For technical support click here.

Mon, 22 April              
Germany (CEST): 04:00 pm 05:30 pm        
Mexico DF: 09:00 am 10:30 am        
South Africa: 04:00 pm 05:30 pm        
Tunisia: 03:00 pm 04:30 pm        
Manila/Philippines: 10:00 pm 11:30 am        
Jakarta/Indonesia: 09:00 pm 10:30 am        
India 07:30 pm 09:00 pm        
Grenada 10:00 am 11:30 pm        
USA (East coast) 10:00 am 11:30 am        

This discussion series forms part of the knowledge exchange on AdaptationCommunity.net. The previous series was Adaptation Monitoring & Evaluation (a report will be available soon in the members’ space! Click here for webinar recordings). Forthcoming topics are Mainstreaming Adaptation and Training for Climate Change Adaptation.

We are looking forward to welcoming you soon!

Online Demonstration of ci:grasp 2.0

Online Demonstration of ci:grasp 2.0

on Fri, 19 April, 8:30 am & 3 pm (CEST)

Dear colleagues, dear friends,

We are pleased to remind you on the upcoming event of the discussion series on Climate Information & Services mentioned above. Please see the attached schedule for further details (for recordings of the previous webinars, please click here).

To participate in the session, please click on

Online Demonstration of ci:grasp 2.0 on Fri, 19 April
SessionONE 8:30 am & SessionTWO 3 pm (CEST)                            

-Then enter your email-address, choose “attend in browser” and access the webinar.

Technical requirements: Please use a headset and enable Java in your browser. To make sure, that your system matches all requirements, conduct a system check. For technical support click here.

The respective times in different time zones are:

Fri, 19 April              
Germany (CEST):: 08:30 am 10:00 am

and

03:00 pm 04:30 pm
Mexico DF: 01:30 am 03:00 am

and

08:00 am 09:30 am
South Africa: 08:30 am 10:00 am

and

03:00 pm 04:30 pm
Tunisia: 07:30 am 09:00 am

and

02:00 pm 03:30 pm
Manila/Philippines: 02:30 pm 04:00 pm

and

09:00 pm 10:30 am
Jakarta/Indonesia: 01:30 pm 03:00 pm

and

08:00 pm 09:30 am
India 12:00 pm 01:30 pm

and

06:30 pm 08:00 pm
Grenada 02:30 am 04:00 am

and

09:00 am 10:30 am
USA (East coast) 02:30 am 04:00 am

and

09:00 am 10:30 am

This discussion series forms part of the knowledge exchange on AdaptationCommunity.net. The previous series was Adaptation Monitoring & Evaluation (a report will be available soon in the members’ space! Click here for webinar recordings). Forthcoming topics are Mainstreaming Adaptation and Training for Climate Change Adaptation.

We are looking forward to welcoming you soon!

Discussion Series Climate Information & Services Starting 15 April 2013

Discussion Series

Availability and usability of climate information services for adaptation planning and decision making

Starting 15 April 2013

Objectives

  • Share experience with regards to the availability and usability of climate information and services in concrete adaptation planning and implementation at (sub-)national levels.
  • Inform about the latest international discussion in the field of climate services.
  • Facilitate access to experts and peers from within the group of IMACC countries and beyond.

Guiding questions

  • What are the core challenges for effective use of climate information in decision making?
  • What derives from these challenges for climate information and service providers?
  • What derives from the challenges for decision makers and practitioners?
  • What are good examples with regard to overcoming some of these challenges?
  • What are examples of positive impact from better availability and usability of information?
  • Where do we have to improve information provision and integration into decision making processes?

Target group

  • Adaptation practitioners from national to local leves of government.
  • Climate information brokers.
  • Information and services producers at international and national level.

Format of discussion series

  • Online exchange using different online tools (webinars, chat, live demonstration).
  • Country cases and input by international experts.
  • Continued exchange on AdaptationCommunity.net