YESS-YHS ECR Workshop Highlights

Highlights of the YESS & YHS ECR Workshop  ”Towards Regional Information to Improve Our Understanding on Weather, Water, and Climate Extreme Events” Held from 3-5 May at the Coast Canmore Hotel and Conference Centre in Canmore, Canada. The workshop was attended by 40 early career researchers from 23 countries, jointly held with the GEWEX Open […]

YESS at the 39th JSC Meeting

YESS was present at the 39th WMO/IOC/ICSU Joint Scientific Committee (JSC) for the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP) held in Nanjing (China). Our African Representative and Council member, Victor Dike, participated on several discussion that took place during the meeting and gave a presentation about YESS and our upcoming activities to all the attendees. Thank […]

Reflections on CLIVAR ECS Symposium 2016 published

“As the next generation of climate scientists, we are dedicated to overcome the challenges outlined in this summary and are looking forward to advancing CLIVAR’s mission and activities”. On the occasion of the 20-year anniversary of Climate Variability and Predictability (CLIVAR), a three-day event associated with the CLIVAR Open Science Conference was held in Qingdao, […]

YESS at IPCC 30th Anniversary celebration

YESS was present at the IPCC 30th anniversary and took part in a panel discussion on´the Future of IPCC: Research & Education´. YESS Executive Committee member Gaby Langendijk presented an early career perspective on the future of climate science and how ECR participation could be further strengthened in the IPCC process. We wish to thank […]

ECR NoN Meeting – London

Early career researcher networks meet in London In January 2018 representatives from 17 international networks of early career researchers met in London to discuss new collaborations and the challenges facing professionals beginning careers in sustainability. The workshop, convened by Future Earth, brought together a range of networks and among them was YESS, represented by our […]

YESS editorial – DKK

Column – On the Subject DKK (Deutsches Klima Konsortium/ German Climate Consortium) The next generation of climate scientists An editorial view from Gaby Langendijk, Young Earth System Scientists community “YESS aims to bring a collective voice of early career scientists to the table, bringing in a fresh way of thinking, as well as to create […]

YESS mentioned & cited in WMO´s “Five priorities for weather and climate research”

YESS got mentioned & cited in the WMO “Five priorities for weather and climate research” That were defined by during the World Meteorological Organization Science Summit this fall. ´Today’s students and early-career scientists are the future of the field. Their education and training must become more interdisciplinary, service-focused and global in outlook..´ ´The WMO needs […]