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LCCP News January 2017

13 January 2017

Reports of recent events, partner activities, job opportunities, and more in our first partnership update of 2017.

The Parable of the Reef: LCCP Chair Chris Rapley in the Huffington Post

3 June 2016

There once was a beautiful and bountiful reef. Local fishermen made a living by selling its fish. Rich people visited the area to admire its beauty and to enjoy the local sea food. Gradually the number of visitors and fishermen increased, and the number of fish declined… Read the rest of this post here.

LCCP Chair Prof. Chris Rapley appearing at the Edinburgh International Science Festival

6 April 2016

On Saturday 9th of April  Prof. Chris Rapley will be appearing at the 2016 Edinburgh International Science Festival to share his experience’s delivering the one-man play  ‘2071: The World We’ll Leave Our Grandchildren’ about our climate: how it has changed in the past, how and why it is changing now, and the need for humanity to act in order … … Read more

Message from Chris Rapley: Kristen Guida appointed new LCCP Manager

20 November 2015

Prof Chris Rapley I am pleased to announce that following a competitive process, Kristen Guida has been appointed as Manager of the London Climate Change Partnership, commencing on the 23 November with a duration of 16 months. Kristen is currently Chair of Directors for Climate UK. Her previous role was as Director of Climate South … … Read more

London Assembly Economy Committee assess climate risks to London economy

23 July 2015

Today the London Assembly Economy Committee published the report Weathering the Storm, looking into the impact of climate change on London’s economy in terms of risks and opportunities. … Read more

Reducing emissions and preparing for climate change: a roadmap for the new Government

30 June 2015

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has produced its first report to the new parliament regarding reducing emissions and preparing for climate change. … Read more

2071: if you have missed the play, read the book!

26 June 2015

In the follow-up of the 2071 play success, performed by LCCP Chair Prof Chris Rapley at the Royal Court Theatre, the 2071 text is now available from any bookshop or via Amazon! … Read more

London’s Climathon: 24-hours to hack Energy, Water, Waste and Governance challenges

18 June 2015

Today marks the start of the Climate-KIC Climathon, a global 24-hour hackathon series that will be hosted simultaneously in major cities around the world on 18 June 2015. … Read more

Find out about HIRAM, a tool to understand climate change impacts on transport

27 May 2015

HIRAM – for Highways Infrastructure Resilience Assessment Modelling– was developed in South West England with Climate UK, the Met Office and the Environment Agency. … Read more

Public Health England releases Heatwave Plan for England

21 May 2015

The Heatwave Plan for England was recently released, and the Met Office will be in charge of issuing Heatwave Alerts when relevant from 1 June to 15 September 2015. … Read more