#CoViD19: A #coronavirus #modelling update

It has been a few days since the Chinese authorities changed their definition of "confirmed case" in describing the #coronavirus outbreak. In a previous post I checked whether my model needed modification, which seemed only minor. Now with a few days more of 'new' data, let's see what we find. Mortality shifts There is a … Continue reading #CoViD19: A #coronavirus #modelling update

Modelling #CoViD19: A #Coronavirus modelling update after case-redefinition

The breaking-news last night was that Chinese authorities decided to redefine what a "confirmed case" was. This lead to an immediate jump in the number of confirmed cases as well as of confirmed deaths. Does this mean that my model laboured over the past few days was ripe for the trash can? Not really! Case … Continue reading Modelling #CoViD19: A #Coronavirus modelling update after case-redefinition

COP25: Climate communication needs to be simple, direct and repeated

"COP25: Climate communication needs to be simple, direct and repeated" by Mathilde Robinet BSc, BASC, University College London & Dr. Frank Witte, Department of Economics, University College London. Climate Crisis Climate change is a global issue that goes far beyond environmental concerns; it enfolds geopolitical, societal and economic dimensions, which are imperative for global peace, prosperity and stability. … Continue reading COP25: Climate communication needs to be simple, direct and repeated