La Caixa Foundation is funding a number of PhD projects in a variety of domains. I am offering one such projects for a highly motivated student in conservation biology. The project title is "Global biodiversity conservation under climate and land use change" and can be found in the link below. I look forward to receiving good applications from committed students. The projects can be searched in
Happy to have accepted the challenge by Ricardo Garcia to co-organise this workshop for journalists. It is important that journalists acquire the competencies to communicate complex issues, like climate change, with objectivity. Thrilled that the idea was well received by EEA Grants Portugal. It will take place in January 2020 and be opened to journalists based in Portugal and Norway. The
Artigo publicado no semanário Expresso, Crónica do Convidado, Alma Grande, dia 25 de Maio de 2019. É difícil compreender por que razão alguns pretendem partidarizar a problemática ambiental. Será que uma parte do espectro político não se preocupa com a qualidade do ar que respiramos e da água que bebemos e o outro sim? Mesmo assumindo como legítima a postura de quem nega a gravidade da
Photo copyright Orlando Almeida Life interview to the "Diário de Notícias" (in Portuguese). The article can be accessed here but needs (free) registration for full access.
Interview to Club Renfe (in Spanish)
The full interview of Miguel Araújo to the Portuguese RTP TV programme: Filhos da Nação. To watch the video click here. https://www.rtp.pt/play/p5487/e390979/filhos-da-nacao?fbclid=IwAR3mcKgAoVU5-4Tfswht1LtPltsgZ9S4R94ixAR7SBsMJAUUnTau4xyUxzM
'Las playas del Mediterráneo pasarán a ser destinos de invierno porque el calor será insoportable' Read interview here.
We are thrilled to announce the 6th edition of the "Species Distributions Modelling Course: Concepts, Methods, Applications, and Challenges" that Babak Naimi and I give every year. This is a 7 days course for graduate students, researchers and professional. It introduces the fundamental concepts underpinning species distribution models, or ecological niche models (ENM), describing