The researcher of the Instituto Dom Luiz (IDL) Pedro Matos Soares participated in the meeting “Science of Climate Change: current situation and future perspectives”, which took place at the Fundação Champalimaud on December 6 2019. The meeting was organized by Hipácia – Associazione Ricercatori Italiani in Portogallo, with support from the Italian Embassy, the Champalimaud Foundation, the Italian Institute of Culture and the British Embassy. Pedro Matos Soares was one of the guest speakers, together with Enrico Brugnoli, from the Dipartimento Terra e Ambiente del Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Rome, Italy) and Martin Siegart of Imperial College London and co-director of the Grantham Institute for Climate Change & Environment (United Kingdom).