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May 11, 2018

New release: “State of the 2016 Philippine Climate”

The Oscar M. Lopez Center, together with the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, is proud to announce the release […]
February 21, 2018

New release: “PhilCCA Working Group 2: Impacts, Vulnerabilities and Adaptation”

The Oscar M. Lopez Center, together with the Climate Change Commission, is proud to announce the release of the Philippine Climate Change Assessment Working Group 2: Impacts, Vulnerabilities and Adaptation report.
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
November 28, 2016

The OML Center Convenes its First Stakeholders’ Consultation Meeting

The Oscar M. Lopez Center for Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management Foundation, Inc. (The OML Center) First Stakeholders’ […]
November 15, 2016

Fading El Niño, Brewing La Niña

Weather authorities are now saying that El Niño Southern Oscillation or ENSO-neutral conditions are present since sea surface temperatures (SST) […]