Events

About Drought events are designed to give easy access to our research to:

  • Industries & businesses that need to make evidence-based decisions in the face of drought or water scarcity
  • Community stakeholders affected by the impacts of drought or water scarcity
  • Researchers relying on quality datasets
  • Policy makers managing the risks, impacts and uncertainties of drought and water scarcity

Upcoming events

  • Drought and Water Scarcity: addressing current and future challenges, International Academic Conference

    Drought and Water Scarcity: addressing current and future challenges, International Academic Conference

    20-21 March 2019 Location: Pembroke College, Oxford University Event organiser: UK Drought and Water Scarcity Research Programme Event type: Conference Bookings: book online The UK Drought and Water Scarcity Research Programme is proud to announce its International Academic Conference to be held at Pembroke College, Oxford University, over 20 and 21 March 2019. Droughts threaten … Continue reading "Drought and Water Scarcity: addressing current and future challenges, International Academic Conference"Read More »
  • Thinking Sustainability H2O: a workshop promoting water management and resilience for small businesses

    Thinking Sustainability H2O: a workshop promoting water management and resilience for small businesses

    Friday 14th December, 2018 Location: Jurys Inn Cheltenham, GL51 0TS Event organisers: Co-organised by the Centre for Water, Communities and Resilience, and Science Communication Unit, UWE Bristol with the Federation of Small Businesses Event type: Workshop Booking: Register online The focus of this workshop will be the co-development of a business toolkit for increased water … Continue reading "Thinking Sustainability H2O: a workshop promoting water management and resilience for small businesses"Read More »

Past events

  • DRY Weather and an allotment – what would you do on the allotment with less water?

    DRY Weather and an allotment – what would you do on the allotment with less water?

    Wed 23 May 2018, 10:00 – 16:00 Location: UWE Frenchay, BS16 1QY Event organiser: UWE Event type: Public workshop Booking: Register online The workshop will be hosted by the NERC DRY (Drought Risk and You) project, the National Allotment and Leisure Gardeners Association (NSALG) and About Drought (knowledge exchange about drought). Background: In the DRY project, we are … Continue reading "DRY Weather and an allotment – what would you do on the allotment with less water?"Read More »
  • Meet the Researchers: Drought Risk and You

    Meet the Researchers: Drought Risk and You

    Mon 30 April 2018, 10:00 – 12:30 Location: UWE Frenchay, BS16 1QY Event organiser: UWE Event type: Public open day Booking: Register online Join University of the West of England for a field trip with the researchers to discover the real-life effects of drought on our local grasslands, as part of Bristol Festival of Nature’s … Continue reading "Meet the Researchers: Drought Risk and You"Read More »
  • About Drought Showcase Event

    About Drought Showcase Event

    14 March 2018 Location: Macdonald Burlington Hotel, Birmingham Event organiser: Drought and Water Scarcity Programme Event type: Showcase Booking: Online registration form Showcasing latest developments and hands-on access to outputs from the £12m NERC-funded Drought and Water Scarcity Project This free event is aimed at all involved in supporting improved decision-making and communication in relation to … Continue reading "About Drought Showcase Event"Read More »
  • Webinar: Introducing the NERC ‘Drought and Water Scarcity in the UK’ research programme’s Engagement project, ‘ENDOWS’

    Webinar: Introducing the NERC ‘Drought and Water Scarcity in the UK’ research programme’s Engagement project, ‘ENDOWS’

    Wednesday 13 December at 11 am 30 minutes duration Host: Helen Gavin, University of Oxford/Atkins Presenter: Helen Gavin (slides by Jamie Hannaford, CEH) Video Topic This webinar features the UK Research Councils’ programme, ‘Drought and Water Scarcity in the UK’. The webinar will focus on a project within this programme called ‘ENDOWS’: ENgaging diverse stakeholders … Continue reading "Webinar: Introducing the NERC ‘Drought and Water Scarcity in the UK’ research programme’s Engagement project, ‘ENDOWS’"Read More »
  • MaRIUS (Managing the Risks, Impacts and Uncertainties of drought and water Scarcity) LIVE

    MaRIUS (Managing the Risks, Impacts and Uncertainties of drought and water Scarcity) LIVE

    We held our Showcase Event on 2 November 2017 to set out the findings of the MaRIUS research, and what outputs are available. This event profiled the research findings on the effect and impacts of droughts and water scarcity in the UK, what outputs are available for use; what further work that is planned, and … Continue reading "MaRIUS (Managing the Risks, Impacts and Uncertainties of drought and water Scarcity) LIVE"Read More »
  • ENDOWS Business workshop on decision making in drought and water scarcity

    ENDOWS Business workshop on decision making in drought and water scarcity

    31 October 2017Read More »