The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) released its latest report, entitled "Climate Change 2021: the Physical Science Basis", on 9 August. This report is the contribution of Working Group I to the IPCC's Sixth Assessment Report and comes after a lengthy remote approval session in which chapter coordinators underwent a final review of the document prior to publication.
Resilience, vulnerability, adaptation are some of the terms that were not much talked about until a decade ago, and which in recent years have emerged as key words in European environmental and climate change fora.
Similarly, for a couple of years now, a term that has been frequently repeated among people working in the environmental sector: nature-based measures (Nbs).
In the framework of the MIDMACC project, co-financed through the LIFE programme, the Pyrenean Observatory of Climate Change is organising a European seminar on landscape management and adaptation to climate change in mid-mountain areas. The event will take place on Monday 7 June online.
Coinciding with World Earth Day, the second transnational seminar on "Forest fire management and prevention strategies in the SUDOE area" took place on 22 April 2021 in Leira, Portugal. The meeting was hosted by the Intermunicipal Community of the Leira Region (CIMRL), a partner of the project.