Translating global mean temperature changes into regional changes
Effectively communicating the urgency of reducing carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions may require the design of climate targets that are more directly aligned with individual and regional interest.
C2SM seeks a new Director
C2SM's current Executive Director Isabelle Bey will be leaving at the end of February to take over as Head of the MeteoSwiss Regional Center West in Geneva.
The two-degree climate change target under scrutiny
The two-degree target is perceived to be a universally agreed limit that scientists regard as a safe level to avoid dangerous climate change. No scientific research has however described two degrees of warming as safe.
Latsis Prize awarded to C2SM member
C2SM member Torsten Hoefler is the winner of this year’s Latsis Prize awarded by ETH Zurich for combining theory with application in high-performance computing.
A new National Centre for Climate Services in Switzerland
The new National Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) for Switzerland has officially been launched.