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LCCP Update January 2019

20 March 2019

News and Past Events London Flood Awareness Week London Flood Awareness week ran from 12 to 18 November. This was a partnership campaign led by the GLA with the Environment Agency, London Resilience, and Thames Water. Roughly 1.3 million people are living and working in areas of tidal and fluvial flood risk and around a … Read more

Communicating Climate Change – a podcast

28 November 2018

Check out this blog post with embedded podcast of a lecture by LCCP Chair Chris Rapley:    

LCCP Update October 2018

25 October 2018

News and Past Events IPCC Special Report on Global Warming  This month, the IPCC released a special report on global warming of 1.5°C at a meeting in South Korea. The report says that we are already seeing the consequences of 1°C of global warming in the form of more extreme weather, rising sea levels and … Read more

London Flood Awareness Week 2018

17 October 2018

London Flood Awareness Week runs from 12-18 November 2018 and involves a partnership of the Mayor of London, Environment Agency, Thames Water and London Resilience working together to improve awareness of flood risk and help Londoners get prepared ahead of the winter months. The website is now up and running. Find out all about things you … Read more

LCCP Update July 2018

11 July 2018

News and Past Events Monitoring Adaptation Progress in London’s Health Sector On June 29, LCCP ran a workshop for health sector stakeholders in partnership with PHE and the NHS Sustainable Development Unit. The purpose was to introduce the health element of London’s sector-based adaptation approach and explore setting up a group or network to support … Read more

LCCP’s new Privacy policy

4 June 2018

In accordance with the new General Data Protection Regulation, LCCP has published a new privacy policy. You can find it here.    

LCCP news April 2018

18 April 2018

News and Past Events TEP/LCCP Workshop: Adaptation in the River Environment On April 16, TEP and LCCP joined forces to host a workshop for stakeholders interested in the sustainability and prosperity of the Thames. Kristen gave an overview and introduction to adaptation, James Trimmer talked about the PLA’s experience and learning from adaptation reporting, Katy … Read more

LCCP News October 2017

20 November 2017

News and Events The future of London’s wastewater London’s wastewater services face 21st century challenges, including rapid population growth, changing weather patterns, ageing infrastructure, and tightening environmental standards. Thames Water sets out its approach to managing these pressures, and embracing opportunities for innovation, in its London 2100 document. Through an adaptive pathways framework, Thames Water … Read more

LCCP News July 2017

19 July 2017

News and Events Adaptation Sub-Committee progress report to Parliament On June 29, the Climate Change Committee published its second statutory report on the progress of the UK in preparing for climate change. The major findings are: Some action has been taken to address the risks from climate change, including important steps to fund and improve … Read more

Recruitment: Regional Flood and Coastal Committee Chairs

6 March 2017

The Thames and four other Regional Flood and Coastal Committees  are looking for a new Chair. Regional Flood and Coastal Committees (RFCCs) are committees established by the Environment Agency under the Flood and Water Management Act 2010 that bring together members appointed by Lead Local Flood Authorities (LLFAs) and independent members with relevant experience for 3 purposes: • … Read more