Job: SNIFFER Flood Risk and Climate Engagement Coordinator

Sniffer is recruiting for a Flood Risk and Climate Engagement Coordinator to play a significant role in engaging with stakeholders in Scotland with responsibilities for Flood Risk Management, supporting knowledge exchange and designing and delivering an annual Flood Risk Management Conference in February 2019. The post holder will also contribute to Sniffer’s broader programme of activities on climate resilience and adaptation.Read more

Community resilience and climate justice

Sniffer has been working with a number of organisations involved in research and practice, to draw together some key learning points in relation to community resilience in the context of climate change- we have developed a short summary note and welcome feedback.Read more

Sustainable Scotland Network

Sniffer is working together with the Edinburgh Centre for Carbon Innovation (ECCI) to provide the secretariat service to the Sustainable Scotland Network (SSN) – Scotland’s largest network of public sector sustainability professionals.Read more


Sniffer is working together with IIED to understand what constitutes climate adaptation competence and how this affects adaptation responses. Traction will explore and capture learning from adaptation progress in different countries, including: • What drives adaptation that has positive and just impacts across society? • What factors can accelerate adaptation? • What are the barriers to convening domestic adaptation competency?Read more

Flood Risk Management Conference 2018

The 2018 conference was held at the Strathclyde Technology and Innovation Centre in Glasgow from 5-6 February. A full conference summary report and all the presentations from the conference are now available to download. Thank to all those who contributed and attended for making another successful year.Read more

Giving voice to stakeholders & supporting informed policy on air quality through engaging the bus sector

Our approach to creating meaningful and open conversations, with equal participation from stakeholders and policy makers, has helped Transport Scotland and the Scottish bus sector create valuable new links and brought new perspectives to bear on joint efforts to make Scotland's air quality the best in Europe.Read more

Combining arts and science with Climate Ready Places

Our Climate Ready Places tool, developed through the Adaptation Scotland Programme, combined scientific expertise with artistic flare to created an inspiring and versatile tool for communicating the likely impacts of climate change.Read more

Flood Risk Management Conference 2017

Sniffer’s annual Flood Risk Management conference returned to Our Dynamic Earth in February 2017 for its twelfth year. You can download the presentations from the conference and read the summary report here.Read more

Driving change through collaboration with Climate Ready Clyde

Our commitment to taking a collaborative approach and aligning our work with the needs and aspirations of key stakeholders has helped Climate Ready Clyde grow from small beginnings into a regional initiative delivering action on the ground.Read more