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.
May 8, 2013
NEWS RELEASE Here a pdf version of the News Release. May 8, 2013 – A new guide for assessing the economic benefits of the natural environment in Quebec’s changing climate will be launched on Thursday, May 9 at 1:30 p.m. ... [ Details ]
April 18, 2013
Here is a project developed by the Chaire de tourisme Transat de l’ESG - UQAM with the help of Ouranos − consortium on regional climatology and adaptation to climate change − Natural Resources Canada and several sector and ... [ Details ]
April 10, 2013
Ouranos a organisé deux journées d’information et d’échanges intitulées : Risques et opportunités liés aux changements climatiques pour les forêts et le secteur forestier : Comment s’adapter ? Cet é... [ Details ]
January 25, 2013
Ouranos has finalized its sustainable development policy. You can now consult the following document - DDOuranos2012. The Sustainable Development Committee takes the opportunity to mention that Ouranos, according to its sustainable development policy – has purchased carbon credits to ... [ Details ]
January 25, 2013
Ouranos board of directors is looking for an experienced manager as the next executive director at Ouranos. This person is expected to start by April 2013. Details about the position can be found in the document here (in French only). ... [ Details ]
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