Welcome to the CCCA

As the coordinating body for the promotion of climate research in Austria, the CCCA pursues the following goals:

To strengthen Austrian climate research

  • Improving the coherence of climate research in Austria
  • Increasing the efficiency of climate research (networking, synergies)
  • Creating a culture of high-quality research
  • Increasing visibility of climate research and understanding of relevance
  • Facilitating cooperation with other relevant areas of research

Facilitate the education of a new generation of researchers and supporting knowledge transfer    

  • Facilitating the education of young scientists
  • Promotion of the Young Scientists working group

To support science transfer

  • networking workshops
  • newsletter
  • intelligible publications

To advise politics and society

  •  Provision of the scientific basis for climate policies on national,  EU and international levels
  •  Provision of target-group orientated education on questions of climate change for various actors in society

Events

23. April 2018
19. Österreichischer Klimatag
Ort: Naturwissenschaftliche Fakultät (NAWI) Paris-Lodron-Universität Salzburg, Hellbrunnerstraße 34, Salzburg
23. April 2018 um 17:00
Buchpräsentation "Klimaschutzrecht - Zwischen Wunsch und Wirklichkeit"
Ort: ÖSTERREICHISCHE AKADEMIE DER WISSENSCHAFTEN, THEATERSAAL DER ÖAW SONNENFELSGASSE 19, 1010 WIEN
25. April 2018 um 19:00
Energy Globe STYRIA AWARD 2018
Ort: Alte Universität Graz, Hofgasse 14, 8010 Graz
26. April 2018 um 09:00
4. BOKU Nachhaltigkeitstag
Ort: Franz-Schwackhöfer-Haus (Türkenschanze), Peter Jordan Straße 82, 1190 Wien
03. Mai 2018
4. Energiecamp "EXIT ÖL - Innovative Strategien zum Ausstieg aus fossilen Energien"
Ort: Hotel zum Brauhaus in Murau, Raffaltplatz 17, 8850 Murau
03. Mai 2018 um 13:30
KERNER VON MARILAUN SYMPOSIUM 2018, UMWELT UND GESELLSCHAFT
Ort: Thetatersaal der ÖAW, Sonnenfelsgasse 19, 1010 Wien
14. Mai 2018
15. Mai 2018
03. Juni 2018
5th Summer School on Aquatic and Social Ecology
Ort: Island of Samothraki, Greece

Facts on adaptation to climate change
Recent years have seen the discussion of necessary steps to adapt to the unpreventable impact of climate change. The central question in this context is: How can different sectors adjust in such a way as to remain sustainable under changed climate conditions? The Fact Sheet “Adaptation to Climate Change” provides information on the necessity of adaptation, the applicable political framework, and on what concrete form adaptation measures may take.

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