GEWEX Open Sciences Conference – Summary of session on “Addressing the Challenges of Compound Events”

Last week, international scientists came together for the 8th GEWEX Open Science Conference: Extremes and Water on the Edge. In 26 sessions a wide range of interdisciplinary topics were covered. Plenary talks at the beginning and end of each day gave an overview of the state-of-the-art and pressing issues. One of these plenaries was given … Continue reading GEWEX Open Sciences Conference – Summary of session on “Addressing the Challenges of Compound Events”

New COST Action DAMOCLES approved

On 13 April 2018 the COST Committee of Senior Officials has approved the COST Action UnDerstanding And Modeling cOmpound CLimate and weather EventS, in short, DAMOCLES. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which outlines the planned activities, went online today. COST Actions are flexible, fast, effective and efficient networking instruments to cooperate and coordinate nationally funded … Continue reading New COST Action DAMOCLES approved