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The latest news and developments on the implications of climate change for waterborne transport infrastructure. News is added by partners of the the Navigating a Changing Climate Partnership. You can also let us know about the latest developments by emailing us, or by using #navclimate on twitter.

The end of 2016 and early 2017 saw several organisations sign up as new supporters of the Navigating a Changing Climate initiative, including: - Acclimatise, a specialist consulting, communications and digital application company - ARUP, independent firm of designers, planners,…
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A new UK Government report identifies the six priority risk areas for adaptation research and action over the next five years … and there is plenty of evidence of climate change potentially affecting transport, infrastructure, and coastal areas generally. These…
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Thursday, 26 January 2017 14:30

Ramboll

Ramboll provides world-leading consultancy in all areas of port, coastal and marine engineering, and operation services. We assist clients throughout the navigational infrastructure lifecycle and have over 100 dedicated port and marine specialists. Our proven track record includes more than…
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Reflecting the uncertainty over the implications of the Trump presidency for greenhouse gas emissions, there are some worrying observations from @UNDispatch in their article '5 International Climate Stories to Watch in 2017'.  Such concerns can only emphasise the urgency of…
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Deltares, an independent institute for applied research in the field of water and subsurface, has signed up as a supporter of the Navigating a Changing Climate initiative.
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The PIANC-led Think Climate coalition is pleased to announce a major international climate change conference dedicated to the interests of waterborne transport infrastructure owners, operators and user. Climate change is an important and growing focus of attention. The Paris Agreement on…
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A global declaration urging world leaders to pay increased attention to climate change adaptation for transport will be presented at COP22 in Marrakech on November 17th. The COP22 Declaration on Accelerated Action on Adaptation in Transport will be introduced at…
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Thursday, 10 November 2016 12:13

News from COP22

The 22nd meeting of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change is well underway in Marrakech, Morocco, with plenty of attention to transport mitigation and adaptation, including waterborne transport infrastructure. Navigating a Changing Climate…
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Wednesday, 26 October 2016 09:22

Unleashing the Potential of Ferries

The European Union has published a draft report about an investigation into the potential benefits of waterborne transport. DRAFT REPORT on unleashing the potential of ferries in coastal areas and inland waterways: a contribution to multimodal passenger transport
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A PIANC seminar and workshop (co-promoted by CEDA) in March 2016 about climate change adaptation for ports and navigation infrastructure.  Recorded presentations are available online from the following links;  Introduction  Future-proofing ports and shipping  Climate change adaptation: engaging stakeholders and…
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