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Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week 2019 — caribbeanclimate

This week, 19 – 23 August, marks the Latin America and Caribbean Climate Week (LACCW) 2019, designed to advance climate action. It aims to support implementation of LAC countries’ Nationally Determined Contributions (NDCs) under the Paris Agreement on climate change … Continue reading

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Earth & Space Science News May 2019

In this issue of EOS Earth & Space Science News magazine (Vol. 100 No. 5) , topics highlighted include the devastating effects of ocean warming in the Gulf of Maine, ocean science and how the use of technology and modeling capabilities can … Continue reading

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Advancing Climate Science and Response for Caribbean Islands

With climate change expected to impact the Caribbean, in terms of extreme weather conditions,  researchers at the last Climate Modellers Meeting Consortium, in the areas of climate dynamics and modeling, meteorology, water, among others, hope to make strides in the … Continue reading

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Beating Plastic Pollution in Latin America and the Caribbean

As someone who is aware of the havoc that plastics can pose for the environment and even as an employee in the water sector, I  must admit that I cringe when organizations claiming corporate responsibility to society do not try … Continue reading

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Vacancy – Executive Director, CCCCC — caribbeanclimate

The Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC) is seeking an Executive Director to chart a course for and oversees the continued development of the Centre, ensuring that the Centre continues to be recognized as a Centre of Excellence, building upon … Continue reading

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International News February 2018

The print issue of the International News newsletter for February 2018, published by the International Office for Water, is now available for loan. This newsletter focuses particularly on water management issues, such as climate change, water and sanitation, water governance … Continue reading

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GWP-C WACDEP Initiative on Climate-Proofing Water Investment in the Caribbean — caribbeanclimate

The Global Water Partnership-Caribbean (GWP-C) has embarked on a new initiative under its Water, Climate and Development Programme (WACDEP) called “Climate-Proofing Water Investment in the Caribbean” which is being executed in partnership with the Caribbean Community Climate Change Centre (CCCCC). … Continue reading

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Climate Change’s Pulse Is in Central America and the Caribbean

This article  by J.E. Gonzalez et al. notes that  regions within Central America and the Caribbean are ideally located for tracking the effects of climate change and testing innovative ways to adapt to such changes which could serve as a template for other … Continue reading

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Webinar: : Seven years of research on climate resilience in the Caribbean

Seven years of climate resilience research in the Caribbean: making the case for action Day: Wednesday 29th March Time: 8:30- 09:30 am (CST, time in Belize) Check the time zone change according to your location: http://bit.ly/2mJfbgn Register here: http://bit.ly/2nLRsy2 Agenda … Continue reading

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Water Policy – Volume 18 Supplement 2

We have just received a print copy of the Water Policy journal (Volume 18 Supplement 2), the official journal of the World Water Council,which was published in December 2016. This issue focuses on “Drought Policies: Case Studies on Mega-droughts for … Continue reading

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