Category: Video

UCCRN-LA Study Receives Media Attention in Brazil

by | April 12, 2016

New study in collaboration with Oswaldo Cruz Institute (FIOCRUZ) finds that intense heat events are projected to increase mortality in Brazil. Check out some videos and articles from the Brazilian media discussing the research done by UCCRN-LA researchers and the implications for Brazil and its cities. Videos: Band Globo News TV Brasil Globo Play Articles: Extra Gazeta do Povo O […]

UCCRN Launches ARC3.2 Summary at Climate Summit for Local Leaders

by | December 4, 2015

Today, the Urban Climate Change Research Network (UCCRN) released the Summary for City Leaders of the Second UCCRN Assessment Report on Climate Change and Cities (ARC3.2). UCCRN and ICLEI hosted a session at the Climate Summit for Local Leaders in Paris City Hall on December 4, 2015. See here for video highlights from the summit: UCCRN is dedicated to providing […]

ICLEI Resilient Cities 2015 Video Highlights

by | June 17, 2015

The Resilient Cities Conference took place June 8-10 in Bonn, Germany. Over 400  local government leaders and climate change adaptation experts joined the conference to discuss adaptation challenges facing urban environments around the globe. For more information visit: http://resilientcities2015.iclei.org

UCCRN – Preparing Local Leaders for Tomorrow [video]

by | February 4, 2014

The official UCCRN video was launched at the National Council for Science and the Environment conference in Washington, D.C. on January 27, 2014. We thank WebsEdge for helping us spread the importance of climate science research in city decision-making. See more here: UCCRN – Preparing Local Leaders for Tomorrow  

Cynthia Rosenzweig on NBC News with Brian Williams Discusses How to Protect Against the Next Sandy [video]

by | November 2, 2012

Cynthia Rosenzweig spoke with NBC News’ Brian Williams on how to prepare New York City for future storms. She responded to Brian regarding the issue of tidal barriers saying, “the better way [to prepare] is for New Yorkers to be smart.” and to use a variety of mitigation and adaptation solutions including “engineered solutions like […]

After Sandy, Cynthia Rosenzweig and DemocracyNow! Discuss Impacts of Climate Change on NYC Infrastructure [video]

by | November 1, 2012

Cynthia Rosenzweig talks with Amy Goodman of DemocracyNow! about Hurricane Sandy, climate change, and NYC infrastructure: “Climate change is not just in the future; climate change is already happening. So even though we can’t associate any particular storm [with climate change] …. the entire climate system is showing the effects of the forcing that human […]

PEN Weather Report: What Can We Do? [Video]

by | April 30, 2010

With Jostein Gaarder, James Hansen, Frederic Hauge, Bjørn Lomborg, Bill McKibben, Andrew Revkin, and Cynthia Rosenzweig; moderated by Robert Silvers As part of our continuing collaboration with The New York Review of Books and the Fritt Ord Freedom of Expression Foundation of Norway, we are pleased to present a major transatlantic conversation about the latest […]

Dr. Cynthia Rosenzweig talks about urban climate change solutions at Michigan State University [Video]

by | April 10, 2010

As part of the Bioeconomy and Global Climate Change distinguished lecture series at, Cynthia Rosenzweig (Lead Scientist, Goddard Institute for Space Studies, NASA) discusses the newest phase of climate change research, how cities are most vulnerable to changes and how smaller cities can apply solutions used in mega-cities. Thanks to the Michigan State University Environmental Science […]

Interview: Cynthia Rosenzweig and Shagun Mehrotra at the Hub Culture Climate Pavilion in Copenhagen [Video]

by | December 17, 2009