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IRI Climate and Society Briefing and Climate Forecast

Thursday, December 20, 2012 - 11:00am - 12:00pm
Columbia University, Lamont Campus, Palisades, NY, Monell Auditorium

The Earth Institute's International Research Institute for Climate and Society presents its monthly Climate Forecast Briefing and Climate and Society seminar.

The Climate Forecast Briefing will present the current and predicted ENSO status, the Climate Predictions for the upcoming months, and a discussion on the verifications of our previous forecasts.

The Climate and Society Briefing will feature a 15 minute video by Francesco Fiondella, IRI Communications Officer, on the use of agrometeorology services by farmers in Mali and India, entitled: "Voices from the Fields: Benefits and Potential of Climate Information for Smallholder Farmers in Mali and India". In addition, Kevin Coffey will present the structure of the Climate and Society briefing for the upcoming year.

For more information on the IRI, please visit http://iri.columbia.edu

For more information on the Earth Institute, please visit http://earthinstitute.columbia.edu

This is open to the Columbia University Community

Categories: Academic: Lecture