Prof. Zhou from LASG (online training by Webex)
Prof. Tianjun Zhou discussed about the reasons behind the strengthening and weakening tendencies of the East Asia Monsoon and the observed drying trend in global land monsoon precipitation’s attribution to anthropogenic forcing.
Trainees listened attentively
In the afternoon session, Prof. Tianjun Zhou gave lectures on The Paris Agreement and climate change over global monsoon regions. Prof. Tianjun Zhou addressed the importance of the global warming’s effect on extreme weather events. He mentioned the benefits of the lower warming target in terms of lower exposure to dangerous precipitation extremes for the populous monsoon regions.