Analysis | The Chilean Altiplano: When it rains, it pours

René Garreaud, Deputy Director, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 A large part of the Chilean Altiplano (the mountainous zone in the Chilean regions...

Policy Brief | Water crisis in the Petorca basin: a combination of water management...

The water shortage in Petorca cannot be explained solely by the megadrought that has affected central Chile over the last decade. Water management, extraction,...

Analysis | A ‘recado’ for CORFO and the Chilean Ministry of Science, Technology, Knowledge...

By Cecilia Ibarra, associate researcher at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 Climate action as a guiding mission for STI policy A mission-oriented public...

Policy brief | Climate Change and Coronavirus Recovery Plans

Ryan Mitchell, MA Student at Clark University, International Development and Social Change. Internship at Climate Change Law Observatory - (CR)2. The coronavirus pandemic has brought...

Analysis | Browning in the forests of central Chile

Alejandro Miranda, Antonio Lara, Adison Altamirano, Carlos Di Bella, Mauro E. González & Jesús Camarero Something is happening in the sclerophyllous forests of central Chile:...

Analysis | The Pacific Ocean’s “hot blob” and heatwaves in Chile

René Garreaud, Deputy Director, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 ; and Martín Jacques, principal investigator, Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 The “hot...

Policy brief | What Is Chile’s Long-Term Climate Strategy?

Pilar Moraga, Deputy Director of the Center of Environmental Law of the School of Law of Universidad de Chile and Principal Researcher of the...

Analysis | What are peatlands and how do they help us to reduce the...

By Jorge Hoyos-Santillán, postdoctoral researcher at the Center for Climate and Resilience Research (CR)2 Peatlands, as we can appreciate in image 1, are a type...

Transformation from science to decision-making

The IPCC understands Transformations as systemic changes that enable more ambitious, i.e., significant and rapid, advances in mitigation and adaptation than currently being observed,...

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