October 11, 2017
UNEP’s Adaptation Gap Report series focuses on Finance, Technology and Knowledge gaps in climate change adaptation. It compliments the Emissions Gap Report series, and explores the implications of failing to close the emissions gap. The report builds on a 2014 assessment by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), which laid out the concept of ‘adaptation gaps’ and outlined three such gaps: technology, finance and knowledge.
June 21, 2017
The EU is currently drafting laws to implement its 2030 climate target under the Paris Agreement. This includes a particularly contentious issue that EU environment leaders […]
May 16, 2017
BC3ko ikerlaria den, Marta Olazabalek, maiatzak 17an Donostian ospatzen den “Lurralde Antolamenduaren Gidalerroak (LAG) berrikusteko jardunaldiak” ekitaldian hitzaldia eskeiniko du. Jardunaldi hauek, Lurralde Antolamenduaren Gidalerroak (LAG) berrikusteko prozesuaren baitan antolatzen dira.Maiatzak 17an, "LAGAK ETA ZU: KLIMA ALDAKETAREN KONTRA MUGITUKO GARA?" saioan, hiriarekin,lurraldearekin eta aurre egin nahi zaien erronkekin lotutako alderdiei buruzko aurkezpen bat egingo dute hizlari jakin batzu,lurralde historiko bakoitzeko eragile sozialei eta erakundeei aurkezteko.
May 15, 2017
Researchers from BC3, McGill University and Wageningen University organize a parallel session in the main reference forum on climate change adaptation at European scale, the "European Climate Change Adaptation Conference 2017" that is to held in Glasgow from the 5th to the 9th of June. This parallel session will focus on the challenges of measuring the progress on adaptation at multiple levels.
November 16, 2016
Prof. María José Sanz, directora del Centro Vasco de Cambio Climático BC3, -parte de la red internacional de centros en cambio climático INCCCETT junto al (CR)2- comentó la relevancia del rol de la ciencia en el apoyo a la toma de decisiones políticas.
November 16, 2016
The Paris Agreement outlines results-based finance which is a cornerstone to the implementation of REDD+ in the tropics. Many tropical countries have developed national REDD+ strategies and are seriously considering their potential to contributing to the mitigation of climate change in the context of NDCs under the Paris Agreement.
November 16, 2016
United Nations Climate Change Conference COP22_CMP12 (Side Event) organized by BC3 “Sustainable development priorities of highly sensitive regions to Climate Change in Latin America: Appropriate orchestration of Adaptation and Mitigation actions” Since 2010 BC3 has been playing an active role at COPs with a variety of contributions. This year, 2016 BC3 will be contributing to different Side Events at COP22 (see full BC3 Agenda at COP22 here) and has organized its own Side Event jointly with the Government of El Salvador with the objetive of Transfering Knowledge and promoting implementation.
November 14, 2016
June 30, 2016
The workshop “Relational Values and Nature: Implications for Science and Policy” on Classification of values of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services is co-organized by BC3, Basque Centre for Climate Change under the supervision of the Senior Programme Specialist for Scientific Assessments including IPBES, and in the framework of UNESCO’s.
May 11, 2016
The Scientific Director of BC3 Prof. Maria José Sanz has been selected as a member of the Editorial Board (Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry Sector) of the Emission Factor Database (EFDB) for the coming 4 years (2016-2019). In November 2015, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) invited governments and international organizations to nominate experts to serve on the Editorial Board of the EFDB and Prof. Maria José Sanz was selected.