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SMHI project Switch-On taken up by the EU as particularly successful

SMHI's project Switch-On was noted by the EU as a particularly successful project at the GEO meeting in Mexico. The project uses open data to create services for water management in Europe, at the same time as it builds up a research infrastructure to promote cooperation between European …

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Relationship between air pollution, health and welfare will now be researched

Are certain groups in society more likely to suffer from disease and premature death due to air pollution in the Nordic countries? If this is the case, what significance does it have for the distribution of welfare in the Nordic countries? New Nordic research collaboration will try to come up with …

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More measurements will improve knowledge of the status of Europe's coastal waters

A new EU project will improve observations of the status of Europe's coastal waters, including algal blooms. Existing observation systems will be linked together and new methods will be developed. SMHI is one of 33 institutes that are collaborate in the project, which will continue for four …

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SMHI trains decision-makers in Africa on climate issues

The first two out of nine training programmes on climate change mitigation and adaptation targeted at three regions in Africa have commenced. SHMI experts kicked off the programmes with a one week regional seminar in Ethiopia for Eastern Africa and Niger for West Africa. A total of 60 participants …

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Progress in the development of seasonal hydrological forecasts

Seasonal forecasts can have great potential for many groups that are affected by climatic variations and that could manage such variations to their advantage through better understanding. Progress is being made right now in the development of seasonal hydrological forecasts.

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