ECCA 2019 | CCB, Lisbon | 28–31 May | 4th European Climate Change Adaptation conference | Working together to prepare for change

Sofia Simões, coordinator of Clim2Power introduced the project to members of the scientific community participating in the JPI Climate side-event ‘Climate services: state of affairs, relevance for users and the way forward’,  on Monday 27th May 2019. This event showcased various Europe-made climate services and set-up a discussion on different aspects concerning their development: methods and engagement processes for user-tailored development; the role of climate services in societal transformation; actionable climate services – next steps for JPI Climate; looking for synergies with other initiatives and international (science) networks: valorisation, matchmaking and outreach; exploring the role of climate services in supporting sustainable finance and investments.

On Tuesday 28th, the Clim2Power project participated in the ECCA science session ‘Knowledge co-production and brokerage for climate services’, which focused on the most recent research results related to the use and application of Shared Socioeconomic Pathways (SSPs), Representative Concentration Pathways (RCPs), narratives and scenarios, along with impact modelling for the projection and assessment of sectoral climate risks.

Clim2Power project coordinator Sofia Simões at ECCA 2019