IPCC seeking experts for Assessment report

(eceee news, 14 May 2024) The Intergovernmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC) is calling on its member governments and observer organizations to nominate experts who will draft the outline of the Working Group contributions to the Seventh Assessment Report. Deadline for nominations is 7 June 2024.

The IPCC has decided to prepare a Seventh Assessment Report, including three Working Group contributions and a Synthesis Report. The Working Group I contribution is on the physical science basis of climate change, Working Group II deals with impacts, adaptation, and vulnerabilities, and Working Group III looks at the mitigation of climate change.

For this scoping meeting, IPCC is seeking participants with a broad understanding of climate change and related issues. They should collectively have expertise in a number of areas.

Nominations are submitted through a dedicated online nomination tool by Focal Points only and should be submitted by midnight CEST on 7 June 2024. View more here

More information on the preparation of IPCC reports, including the scoping process is available from the IPCC Principles and Procedures.