The problem with Climate Data in the Middle East

Climate data, including rainfall and temperature, are important for studying climate and water issues in an area. A major issue with doing research in the Middle East is getting access to reliable and complete data. In this blog I’ve talked about access to, and quality of, data, in posts like “Your guide to the “data…

The Data Library

One of the best discoveries during my two years as a PhD student has been the International Research Institute for climate and society (IRI)’s Data Library. While overwhelming at first, once you get the hang of what to look for and how to look for it, it is a great data source that seems rather…