A lack of water for drinking, agriculture, industry and energy production are expected to impose risks for civil security. Therefore, it is important to assess and predict possible changes in water availability, distribution, and quality. Research needs to be impact-oriented in order to respond to crucial societal challenges resulting from changes in different components the hydrological cycle and to support adaptation and risk mitigation strategies. The appropriate context for adopting this approach is one of collaboration between scientists including hydrologists, social scientists and economists.
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EPB Townhall Meeting at EGU 2017 (with ECRA contribution): Polar change and implications for mid-latitude weather – science and policy for society in Europe summary
ECRA General Assembly 2017: Conference documentation, speakers' presentations, and photos are available here
Climateurope Festival 2017 on climate services: ECRA's poster is available for download here
Upcoming ECRA Events
14th ECRA Executive Committee Meeting | 9 October 2017 | Brussels, Belgium (Internal)
International conference with ECRA contribution: Diversity of local responses to the impacts of Climate Change on Water | 5-7 February 2018 | Tours, France. More information »