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IPCC authors meet virtually to work on upcoming report

Co-Chairs of IPCC Working Group II

Authors from the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Working Group II, which assesses climate change impacts, adaptation and vulnerability, will meet virtually over the next two weeks to prepare the final draft of their contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6). Hans-Otto Pörtner (right) and Debra Roberts, Co-Chairs of IPCC Working Group II More than 260 experts from over 60 countries ...

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IPCC opens first virtual session to consider budget

Hoesung Lee

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has opened a meeting in hybrid format to consider essential business as work on the Sixth Assessment Report advances amid the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Hoesung Lee, IPCC chair Representatives of the IPCC’s 195 Member countries, meeting in the 53rd Session of the Panel, will convene for the first time in a format combining ...

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IPCC to hold first virtual Bureau meeting

Hoesung Lee

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will hold its first virtual Bureau meeting from May 19 to 20, 2020 to ensure that the preparation of the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) and other urgent business continue despite the COVID-19 pandemic. Hoesung Lee, IPCC chair The IPCC Bureau usually meets two or more times a year to prepare Sessions of the ...

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Minamata Convention groups conduct virtual meetings towards curbing mercury pollution

Rossana Silva Repetto

With two online meetings of expert groups under the Minamata Convention on Mercury convened recently by the Secretariat, work appears to have continued, despite the Covid-19 pandemic, towards the provision of technical support to control and reduce mercury pollution for the benefit of the environment and human health.   Rossana Silva Repetto, Executive Secretary, Minamata Convention on Mercury. Photo credit: ...

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Logistics concern as CDM board prepares for first virtual meeting

Piotr Dombrowicki

Work in support of the Clean Development Mechanism (CDM) – set up to drive investment to climate-friendly projects – continues despite challenges posed by COVID-19, with the CDM Executive Board set to meet virtually for the first time, from five continents, on May 11 to 13 and 27 to 29, 2020. Executive Board Chair of the CDM, Piotr Dombrowicki Given the nature ...

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