New publication: On the characteristics of aerosol indirect effect based on dynamic regimes in global climate models

Posted on 8th September 2015

S. Zhang, M. Wang, S. J. Ghan, A. Ding, H. Wang, K. Zhang, D. Neubauer, U. Lohmann, S. Ferrachat, T. Takeamura, A. Gettelman, H. Morrison, Y. H. Lee, D. T. Shindell, D. G. Partridge, P. Stier, Z. Kipling and C. Fu (2015) On the characteristics of aerosol indirect effect based on dynamic regimes in global […]

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Implications of event attribution for loss and damage policy

Posted on 8th September 2015

Hannah R. Parker, Rosalind J. Cornforth, Emily Boyd, Rachel James, Friederike E. L. Otto and Myles R. Allen (2015) Implications of event attribution for loss and damage policy Weather, 70, 268–273 DOI: 10.1002/wea.2542 Abstract The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) has established the Warsaw International Mechanism (WIM) to deal with loss and damage […]

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Study explores temperature sensitivity of soil organic matter decomposition in tropical forests influence on future climate

Posted on 8th September 2015

Andrew T. Nottingham, Jeanette Whitaker, Benjamin L. Turner, Norma Salinas, Michael Zimmermann, Yadvinder Malhi and Patrick Meir (2015) Climate Warming and Soil Carbon in Tropical Forests: Insights from an Elevation Gradient in the Peruvian Andes BioScience, 69, 906-921 doi: 10.1093/biosci/biv109 Abstract The temperature sensitivity of soil organic matter (SOM) decomposition in tropical forests will influence […]

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‘power-over’ framing is an important lens through which to view adaptation

Posted on 8th September 2015

Chase Sova, Joost Vervoort, Thomas Thornton, Ariella Helfgott, David Matthews, Abrar Chaudhury (2015) Exploring farmer preference shaping in international agricultural climate change adaptation regimes Environmental Science & Policy, 54, 463–474 doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2015.08.008 Abstract Questions of equity, justice, and fairness in the international agricultural adaptation regime have emerged in recent years, prompting interest in regime power dynamics. […]

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