Global Assessment Report on Climate Change and Cities will begin its work this week
UEP is participating in the collaborative, interdisciplinary effort that seeks to address climate related problems of rapidly urbanising world.
Sirkku Juhola johtamaan Noradaptin kansainvälistä tieteellistä neuvostoa / Sirkku Juhola to lead the international scientific council of Noradapt
Noradapt tutkii kestäviä ja käyttäjälähtöisiä tapoja sopeutua ilmastonmuutokseen. / Noradapt studies sustainable and user-oriented ways to adapt...
Place of residence drives households storm preparedness in Finland
Common climate risk and vulnerability assessment approaches may not be optimal for low-vulnerability context, a new study finds.
Vulnerable groups and emergence of adaptation in Europe: What are the drivers?
A recent study of 902 European cities finds that the existence of elderly and vulnerable groups have an influence on whether adaptation takes...
The Emergence and Governance of Climate Urbanism?
A new book focusing on developing research agenda for climate urbanism is out. UEP group leader Sirkku Juhola contributed with a chapter...
UEP doctoral thesis: Decisions to Adapt to Climate Change Involve Trade-offs, Maladaptation and Transformations in Nordic Agri-food Systems
Our doctoral candidate Janina Käyhkö will defend her thesis publicly on Wed 25.11. Her research analysis the ongoing climate adaptation in...
A systematic review of sustainability transformations stresses the need to focus on empirical cases and on methods
The concept of sustainability transformation is still used without many real-world examples.
Participatory experimentation on a Climate Street
New research finds participatory experimentation promising, but there are limitations that should be considered to make the most of it.