Climate Change: Vulnerability, Impacts and Adaptation 2019
This course provides in-depth understanding and hands on experience of using future climate scenarios from the UKCP09 and other international projections. The course can be tailored to specific sectors, and delegates may choose to specialise and attend: • Days 1-3: Impacts and vulnerability: methodology, application of climate scenarios, natural environment, water resources, sea level rise • Days 3-5: Adaptation: Infrastructure, heat waves, urban drainage, sustainable cities The course is organised around case studies of key cities and infrastructure. Delegates are encouraged to propose their own case studies or locations in advance. They will then be trained in how to generate and apply scenarios for assessments of vulnerability and impacts and the development of climate change adaptation plans.
- Event Type:
- Workshops/Training Courses
- May 13-17, 2019
- School of Engineering, Newcastle University
- Newcastle upon Tyne , UK