News Archive

July 13, 2017

The OML Center serves as expert interview for UNU student’s master’s thesis

The Center was tapped as an expert interviewee for a thesis on DRM submitted to the United Nations University and the Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-University of Bonn
July 7, 2017

OML Center hosts interns for HKU-Common Purpose leadership development program

To cultivate future climate leaders, the OML Center hosts Hong Kong University interns as part of the international Common Purpose Leadership Development Program.
June 29, 2017

Newly published: Statistical Downscaling of Future Precipitation Scenarios

Globally, the effects of climate change continue to intensify. To make matters more complex, these effects manifest differently in different […]
June 22, 2017

Building Back Better: A Briefer on Loss and Damage

There are climate-related disasters that people cannot cope with, even with the adaptation and disaster mitigation efforts that are already […]
May 2, 2017

Newly published: Quantifying Carbon in Southeast Asia

In a recently released article in the second volume of our Climate, Disaster and Development Journal, Velazco et al. present an assessment of a planned site in the Philippines, where a new TCCON station—the first in Southeast Asia—was installed in March.
February 9, 2017

Newly published: Identifying adaptation strategies for farmers using LiDAR and GIS

Recently released in a new SEARCA publication, an OML Center study looked into the application of geographic information systems in the flood-affected rice-growing areas of Apalit, Pampanga
January 5, 2017

Science and Innovation for Disaster Risk Finance: A Data Visualization

Get a bird's-eye-view of the role science and technology must play in the field of disaster risk financing, as discussed at the ARISE Top Leaders Forum.
December 20, 2016

Round Table Discussion on Coastal Ecosystems Rehabilitation and Management

A round table discussion on coastal ecosystems rehabilitation and management is to be hosted by OML Center, in partnership with […]