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January 2018


In 2018, we will pick up the pace: the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C, the first IPCC report of this cycle, is due for approval in the autumn. And there is a range of other meetings and conferences in the pipeline.

Here are just a few of the Working Group III activities that will be coming up this year:

•The author teams that will draft the Working Group III contributions to AR6 will be announced soon, following their selection at the IPCC Bureau meeting at the end of January.

This will be the start of the next big assessment of the science related to the mitigation of climate change.

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December 2017


IPCC authors continue their work on the Special Report on Climate Change and Land following the First Lead Author Meeting in Oslo, Norway, in October 2017.

The Second Lead Author meeting will take place in Christchurch, New Zealand, from 26-30 March 2018.

The call for applications to become a chapter scientist on the report closed on 17 December. The Working Group III Technical Support Unit received 131 applications from 39 countries. The successful applicants will be contacted in January 2018.

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November 2017


From 6 to 17 of November 2017, nearly thirty thousand representatives from governments, international organisations, businesses, NGOs and universities came together in Bonn for the 23rd Conference of Parties (COP23) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change.

The IPCC Working Group III, that assesses the options for reducing the rate at which climate change is taking place (climate change mitigation), attended and participated in a number of meetings and events throughout the conference.

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