Consortium on Regional Climatology and Adaptation to Climate Change
July 15, 2011
Laval University student Jonathan Jalbert has been awarded the Réal-Décoste scholarship – funded by the Ouranos Consortium – for his PhD research project entitled ”Développement d’une méthodologie d’analyse fréquentielle non stationnaire et régionale pour les événements de précipitations intenses générés par le Modèle Régional Canadian du Climat.”The Réal-Décoste scholarship is a merit scholarship for PhD students that awards $ 20,000 per year for a maximum of three years.The Réal-Décoste merit scholarship aims to foster student interest in climate change, and provides financial support for exceptional candidates to enter or continue with a PhD programme. The scholarship program honours the vision of the first Executive Director of Ouranos, Réal-Décoste, who died in July 2004. Mr. Décoste created the climate change consortium with the goal of promoting partnerships and multidisciplinarity. The next competition will be announced at the end of summer, 2011. Check the Ouranos website for details.
To read the summary project from Jonathan Jalbert, click here.
August 15, 2014
Today, Dr. Colin Carrie, Member of Parliament for Oshawa and Parliamentary Secretary to the Environment Minister, was in Montréal, Québec on behalf of the Honourable Leona Aglukkaq, Minister of the Environment, Minister of the Canadian Northern Economic ... [ Details ]
July 2, 2014
OURANOS 6th SYMPOSIUM will be held December 4th and 5th 2014 at Québec City Convention Centre. A call for posters is open as part of the Symposium. This call is open to both researchers and specialists who ... [ Details ]
June 3, 2014
Ouranos' 2012-2013 annual report is now available in English. [ Details ]
April 9, 2014
Newsletter: APRIL 2013 - pdf 1. What's new at Ouranos ? Release of the Working Group II Fifth Assessment by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Changements climatiques et biodiversité au Québec : vers un nouveau patrimoine naturel Ouranos 6th ... [ Details ]
March 31, 2014
The 5th Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Québec: preparing for the coming changes. Ouranos invites expert panel to comment on highlights. [ Details ]
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