The Guatemalan System of Climate Change Sciences (Sistema Guatemalteco de Ciencias del Cambio Climático, SGCCC) has made the First Report on the Assessment of Climate Change Knowledge in Guatemala. (Primer reporte de evaluación del conocimiento sobre cambio climático en Guatemala) available to the public.
The SGCCC is an organization that convenes Guatemala experts who are involved in the research, planning and implementation of actions related to environmental, social and climate issues. It was founded in 2014 by ten academic, government, and research entities, of which the Private Institute for Climate Change Research (ICC) is a part
In 2017, 24 authors from the SGCCC’s member organizations, including the director of the ICC, Alex Guerra Noriega, PhD., began to draft the First Report on the Assessment of Climate Change Knowledge in Guatemala.
Please find the link to the report, its sections, and its complementary material below:
This document, which is written in Spanish, is not complete compendium of all that is known about climate change in Guatemala. Rather, it is an impartial presentation of relevant themes for decision making. The document’s focus is to provide pertinent information to decision makers at the nation and local level.
Source: Sistema Guatemalteco de Ciencias del Cambio Climático (SGCCC). (2019).