Happy birthday ICC! Our research institute has now completed its first seven years of life, and to celebrate, we have gathered today to perform a special event, sharing with members, partners, friends, and other institutions that have contributed to make our first 7 years very successful. To celebrate it, we hosted a ...
July 27, 2017Robin De León
Rains are expected to occur in the week due to the influence of a high pressure system and moderate north winds. These conditions will be more significant in the Pacific region of Guatemala. Such rains will happen mostly in the afternoons and nights. In the other hand, daytime is expected to ...
July 25, 2017Robin De León
The Private Institute for Climate Change Research ICC is in its anniversary week, since this July 27th it will be turning 7 years old. To celebrate, during this week we will be sharing content about the activities that we have hosted in the last months. This will be shared through our ...
July 25, 2017Robin De León
The training and organization of the Municipal Coordinator for Disaster Reduction COMRED of Sipacate was held on last Thursday and Friday. Topics focusing in the CONRED system were discussed including emergency management, shelters' organization and management, the roles of the commissions, genre inclusion, and climate change. The accreditation welcomed participants from ...
July 24, 2017Robin De León
The meteorological conditions for this week indicate that, even though rains will continue, they will be less intense. The weather conditions will be influenced by north light wind, thus it is expected to be cloudy with some rains with electric activity, mainly in the afternoons and nights. Cloudy days are expected ...
July 18, 2017Robin De León
The ICC participated in the São Paulo School of Advanced Science on Climate Change: Scientific basis, adaptation, vulnerability and mitigation, which took place from 03 to 15 July 2017 at the University de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, in Brazil. The ICC was represented by Paris Rivera, coordinator of the Climate ...
July 17, 2017Robin De León
Between January and May 2017, the ICC along with CATIE and Carlos Rodriguez, performed a series of activities to determine the capacities of the Mangrove ecosystem to store blue carbon in the Pacific area of Guatemala. For this purpose, samples were taken in the mangrove ecosystem of the Sipacate Naranjo Conservation ...
July 14, 2017Robin De León
The forecast for this week indicates that rains will continue decreasing. It also indicates that some rains can occur in the afternoons and nights. For the Pacific, rains could also have electric activity. Skies with scattered clouds that alternate with sunny skies are also expected for this week, as well ...
July 12, 2017Robin De León
We have added some research and publications to our website recently, and we want to share them with you. These publications contain useful information, mainly for the rainy season. Even though the publications are in Spanish, we ought to share this information in here, the English version of our website. The ...
July 11, 2017Robin De León