Meet the sectors: Agriculture
Remote climate change impacts in the agriculture sector not only pose a significant risk to Europe’s food security, they can have serious economic consequences too. Agricultural products are not only destined for dinner tables, but also include crops like cotton – essential for textile and clothing production – or soybeans used for animal feed. We […]+ Read More
Bridging the climate information gap
Behind the research series, episode 1. Funded by Horizon 2020, RECEIPT develops climate risk storylines that reveal how Europe is shaped by global climate impacts across five key socioeconomic sectors. In this interview, project coordinator Bart van den Hurk of Deltares explains how these storylines can meet a vital information need as the EU responds […]+ Read More
Exhibition – gambling with floods?
For the past four years, the young researcher, Louise Arnal, did not only delve into the science of forecasting, but she also created art about her research topic. Her work was shown at the Museum of English Rural Life in Reading, UK from 1-15 November 2019. A chat with Louise about her work and the science […]+ Read More
RECEIPT kick-off meeting
The RECEIPT team gathered for a kick-off meeting in the Dutch city of Delft at the office of coordinator Deltares, from 16 and 18 September 2019. Funded by Horizon 2020, this project has set itself the aim of mapping connections between European socio-economic activities and remote climatic hazards. The three-day programme included discussions on RECEIPT’s […]+ Read More