Events

EGU General Assembly 2021

The EGU General Assembly 2021 was held virtually from 19-30 April 2021. This year, Dr. Fabian Kneier and Thedini Asali Peiris (both from Goethe University, Frankfurt) showcased advanced results from the ongoing CO-MICC project in the form of PICO (Presenting Interactive COntent) presentations.Dr. Fabian Kneier’s presentation highlighted the main outcomes of the participatory process accompanying …

4th European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA)

The 4th European Climate Change Adaptation Conference (ECCA, www.ecca2019.eu) was held from 28–31 May  2019 in Lisbon. At this biennial conference, results from projects receiving funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation Framework Programme were presented. This year, Dr. Carina Zang (ICWRGC, www.waterandchange.org) presented first results from the ongoing project CO-MICC in …

Mid-Term Meeting

The CO-MICC Mid-Term project meeting was held at the Goethe University in Frankfurt. CO-MICC team members from all partner institutions took part in this event to bring up recent findings and set the way forward from here for the next part of the journey. Meeting face to face with vivid and highly productive discussions on …

Ebro Focus Region Workshop I

The aim of the first stakeholder workshop in the Ebro focus region was to gain information on the needs and perceptions of stakeholders in adaptation planning with regard to the possibilities of multi-model based information. Held at the Confederación Hidrográfica del Ebro, stakeholders from several government agencies and different research institutions took part along with …

Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia (MAT) Focus Region Workshop I

The first Workshop of the CO-MICC stakeholder dialogue with stakeholders from Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia (MAT) took place in Le Mans in November 2018. The main aims were to gain an understanding of the possibilities of multi-model information and gathering information on the needs and perceptions of stakeholders in adaptation planning in MAT countries. The …

Data Portal Group Meeting

Together with the software designers from Kisters, the first designs for the planned data portal were discussed which will be presented during the first workshops

Interviews of Water and Climate-Change Experts in the Ebro Basin in Spain

The CO-MICC team interviewed experts related to climate change and water resources in the Ebro basin and the surrounding area. The interviews focused on perceived risks, use of climate data and adaptation strategies. The outcomes of these interviews will be used to prepare the first stakeholder workshop in the focus region. Travelling through various cities …

Modelling Groups Meeting

Model representatives of all 4 global hydrological models convened in Frankfurt the whole day of 24 August, 2018. They discussed the current results of the historical time period simulations. In addition, the simulation protocol was finalized (Milestone M1), and decisions for the implementation of the future time period simulations to be conducted next, were made.

CO-MICC Project Methodology Workshop

Within the scope of the activities of CO-MICC, the ESO-UMR 6590-CNRS laboratory organised a two-day methodology workshop in cooperation with the partners from the three Maghreb countries (MAT), held at the university of Le Mans, France, on 4-5 July 2018. This workshop aimed at getting to know the researchers and the fields of research for …

Interviews of Water and Climate-Change Experts in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia

In May 2018, two scientists from the CO-MICC team interviewed 13 water and climate-change experts in Algeria, Morocco and Tunisia. A key result of the interviews was that the challenges facing the three countries are similar for the Mediterranean and Atlantic coast region in regard to their experiences with water shortage. Interviewed experts came from …