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Effects of Deforestation on Southern Amazonia Rainfall

Our research paper entitled “Detecting deforestation impacts in Southern Amazonia rainfall using rain gauges” by Debortoli et al. 2017 which explores the impact of deforestation in the rainfall cycle in Southern Amazonia has recently caught the attention of students at the University of Pittsburgh. 13 more words

Climatic Change

Arctic Change Québec City-Canada December 11-15, 2017

With over 1450 registrants, Arctic Change 2017 has been by far the most popular annual gathering in ArcticNet’s history. Arctic researchers, Inuit, First Nations and Northern community representatives, government and non-government organizations, students, and industry stakeholders from 22 countries convened in Québec City from December 11-15, 2017, to discuss global challenges and opportunities arising from climate change and modernization in the circum-Arctic. 403 more words

Indigenous Peoples

7th Symposium Ouranos, Montréal-Canada November 15-17, 2017

The Symposium Ouranos is a major event in Québec, which will bring together some 500 experts in the fields of climate sciences and adaptation to climate change. 331 more words

Indigenous Peoples

ArcticNet Annual Scientific Meeting Winnipeg-Canada December 5-9, 2016

ArcticNet host its 12th Annual Scientific Meeting from 5 to 9 December 2016 at the RBC Convention Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba. The ASM2016 will welcome researchers, students, Inuit, Northerners, policymakers, and stakeholders to address the numerous environmental, social, economical and political challenges and opportunities that are emerging from climate change and modernization in the Arctic. 490 more words

Indigenous Peoples

Arctic Change – Global Challenge: Workshop for Emerging Leaders Rovaniemi-Finland August 30-31, 2017

The aim of this workshop is to increase the capacity of individuals who may become the next generation global leaders to understand and act on the new security and governance challenges that are developing in the context of global environmental change. 173 more words

Indigenous Peoples