RISC-KIT (2013-2017) is an EU FP7 Collaborative project. RISC-KIT will develop methods, tools and management approaches to reduce risk and increase resilience to low-frequency, high-impact hydro-meteorological events in the coastal zone. These products will enhance forecasting, prediction and early warning capabilities, improve the assessment of long-term coastal risk and optimise the mix of prevention, mitigation and preparedness measures.
UNIDSR releases a new report on the human cost of weather-related disasters.
The 1st Stakeholder's Day for Italian end users took place on 19 October in Bologna, Italy.
The Ocean-Climate Nexus statement calls attention to the critical role of the ocean in responding to climate change
European Marine Board has published a statement on the importance of ocean research for dealing with climate change.