CONsistent representation of temporal variations of boundary Forcings in reanalysES and Seasonal forecasts

CONFESS is a project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement, under the call “Copernicus evolution: Research activities in support of the evolution of the Copernicus services”.

CONFESS will improve the reliability and usability of information provided by the Copernicus Climate Change service by capitalising on the synergies between Copernicus services, and pave the way for a continuous evolution of the service.

Latest News


CONFESS General Assembly

CONFESS hosted its first public General Assembly online on the Wednesday, 1st December 2021 from 09:00 UK Time. Over 70 participants from Europe and beyond heard about the objectives and progress of the project. Presentations from the meeting are … Continue reading CONFESS General Assembly

CONFESS – 9 months in

CONFESS has completed its first nine months of its planned activities, resulting in 7 deliverables, of which 8 are publicly available. CONFESS partners are busy preparing first data sets in the form of harmonized CAMS and CMIP6 datasets for … Continue reading CONFESS – 9 months in

Results Highlights


Year 1 highlights

The first period of the CONFESS project running from 1 November 2020 to 31 October 2021 has just concluded, and an impressive list of results has been achieved. WP1 A harmonized observational Leaf Area Index (LAI) dataset covering the 1993-2019 period has been finalized and disseminated to CONFESS partners. The Land Use / Land Cover … Continue reading Year 1 highlights