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Clyde Rebuilt launches in new partnership with EIT Climate-KIC

Clyde Rebuilt launches in new partnership with EIT Climate-KIC

New collaboration sees Clyde Rebuilt help Glasgow City Region innovate to flourish in a future climate The citizens of the Glasgow City Region face the risk of more frequent floods and other bad weather events, resulting in damage to homes, roads and railways, and stresses to hospitals and emergency services as global temperatures rise due […]

Climate Ready Clyde and Glasgow City Region respond to Scottish Parliament’s enquiry on delivering a Green Recovery

The Scottish Parliament’s Environment, Climate Change and Land Reform committee recently announced a call for views on the topic of a Green Recovery. In response, Climate Ready Clyde led a response, which was endorsed by Glasgow City Region’s Regional Economic Partnership, where we set out 6 calls to action in response to the Committee on […]

Report: The economic and financial risk of climate change for Glasgow City Region and proposed adaptation options

Report: The economic and financial risk of climate change for Glasgow City Region and proposed adaptation options Finnieston crane Glasgow

A changing climate not only presents a risk to society and the environment, it is also a significant economic and financial risk for Glasgow City Region. The climate debate has changed and public lenders and financial markets are now aware of climate change. As a result, climate risks are now being considered as financial risks. […]

New approaches needed in Glasgow city region to cope with future heatwaves

New approaches needed in Glasgow city region to cope with future heatwaves Heatwave report cover

A new report released today by climate adaptation group, Climate Ready Clyde has issued stark warnings around high forecasted temperatures in the West of Scotland and their potential to affect public health and infrastructure. Prepared by academics at University of Edinburgh, the findings in Mapping Future Heatwave Extremes are based on the MET Office’s official […]

Climate Ready Clyde releases full climate risk and opportunity assessment for Glasgow City Region

Climate Ready Clyde releases full climate risk and opportunity assessment for Glasgow City Region

Full scope of climate change impacts for Glasgow City Region made available to support efforts to build climate resilience Assessment available to support organisations and individuals preparing for climate change, as City Region prepares strategic response Climate Ready Clyde has today released its full assessment of the potential impacts of climate change for Glasgow City […]

Glasgow City Region sets out first comprehensive climate risk assessment as world leaders discuss city resilience

For immediate release Glasgow City Region sets out first comprehensive climate risk assessment as world leaders discuss city resilience City Region pledges new action in light of report setting out key risks posed by climate change Over 70 of Glasgow City Region’s leaders and decision makers came together today in Glasgow, to kick off the […]

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