Funding awards for development of an African SRM Research Coalition

A team at the University of Cape Town – led by Degrees-funded scientist and research collaborator, Dr Christopher Lennard – have been awarded funding from The Rockefeller Foundation, through its Uncommon Collaborations program with Dalberg Catalyst, to support the exploration of the development of an African Research Coalition on SRM

Degrees-funded scientists building North-South connections at the ICTP

Two Degrees-funded researchers, Romaric C. Odoulami and Michelle Simões Reboita, recently worked at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in Trieste, Italy as part of their fellowships with the ICTP Associates Programme. The ICTP is a research, capacity building and science advocacy organisation that facilitates active engagement with scientists in developing countries. […]

Publication: Chapter on SRM and cocoa production in Nigeria

The 2018 South African Degrees Modelling Fund team has published a new book chapter with Temitope Egbebiyi as the lead author. The chapter models the impacts of both climate change and solar radiation modification (SRM) on cocoa production in Nigeria.

Two DMF scientists appointed IPCC Vice-Chairs

Photographs of Prof. Inés Camilloni and Prof. Nana Ama Browne Klutse. Photo credit: the Degrees Initiative Degrees Modelling Fund (DMF) scientists Prof. Inés Camilloni and Prof. Nana Ama Browne Klutse have been appointed as Vice-Chairs for the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group I. This working group examines the physical science basis underpinning […]