Thursday, February 18, 2021

New report from Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation

Front cover of report

With spring around the corner, Canadian cities score an uninspiring C+ on flood preparedness

Canadian cities received an uninspiring grade on flood preparedness, the costliest type of natural disaster, a new national study has found.

The study, conducted by the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo, shows that many cities have made little progress to limit their risk of flooding over the past five years.

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

Waterloo Stories: "Our options for saving the Earth are becoming riskier"

Juan Moreno-Cruz headshot

Juan Moreno-Cruz is an IC3 member and professor at the School of Environment, Enterprise and Development at the University of Waterloo.

The original article is featured in Waterloo Stories.

Tuesday, February 2, 2021

IC3 partners with Hot Planet Cool Athletes to launch climate change education platform

HPCA logo

Hot Planet Cool Athletes collaborates with world class athletes to provide a free climate change education platform for students and teachers across Canada. 

Developed in partnership with leading climate researchers and educators at the University of Waterloo’s Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change, this revolutionary platform features a variety of ready-made, virtual education tools for high school students and educators nationwide.

Monday, February 1, 2021

The ALARM Dialogues (Jan 27th, 2021)

ALARM Dialogues event poster

To wrap up the ALARM exhibition, downtown Kitchener's THEMUSEUM hosted an evening dialogue organized in partnership with 50 by 2030 Waterloo Region.

The ALARM Dialogues: A Climate Conversation was an event to continue to "ring the alarm" on our climate emergency. 

Friday, January 29, 2021

Toxic Algal Blooms – Implications of Climate Change on Frequency and Prevention in Water Systems

webinar poster

UWaterloo students discussed the topic of toxic algal blooms in a recent webinar presented by the Interdisciplinary Centre on Climate Change (IC3) and Faculty of Health. The webinar “Toxic Algal Blooms – Implications of Climate Change on Frequency and Prevention in Water Systems” was held on January 27th, 2021.

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