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Climate information needs in Southern Africa: a review

Climate information needs in Southern Africa: a review

a working paper by Daleen Lötter, Claire Davis, Emma Archer van Garderen, Katharine Vincent, Joanna Pardoe, Mark Tadross, Willem Landman, Sabine Stuart-Hill, Graham Jewitt 2 July, 2018

There are currently challenges to generating climate services relating both to the supply of climate science and its application. This paper from the UMFULA project reviews the current availability of climate information in Southern Africa and assesses the requirements of a variety of end users in the region, highlighting the importance of creating user-tailored climate services. read more »


What a heatwave in Australia tells us about climate change and the extreme

What a heatwave in Australia tells us about climate change and the extreme

a commentary by Bob Ward 8 January, 2013

Don’t be surprised by the unprecedented weather we’re seeing across the globe. Climate scientists have been warning us about the effects of a warming world for years The Independent