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The IPCC Working Group I (WG I) aims at assessing the physical scientific basis of the climate system and climate change. Its main topics include: changes in greenhouse gases and aerosols in the atmosphere; observed changes in air, land and ocean temperatures, rainfall, glaciers and ice sheets, oceans and sea level; historical and paleoclimatic perspective on climate change; biogeochemistry, carbon cycle, gases and aerosols; satellite data and other data; climate models; climate projections, causes and attribution of climate change.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

43rd Session of IPCC, Nairobi, Kenya

 

The 43rd Session of the IPCC was held in the United Nations Office at Nairobi (UNON) in Gigiri from 11 to 13 April 2016. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) has decided the strategy and timeline for its next series of reports, the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6), and the special reports that will be prepared in the next few years. Download the press release

 

 

Some of the WGI Bureau and TSU members

 

Photo by IISD/Kiara Worth

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WGI Technical Support Unit implemented

 

WGI is glad to report on the implementation of our Technical Support Unit, acknowledging support from the French governement through the Ministery of Environment, Energy and Sea; the Ministery of Foreign Affairs; and the Ministery of Research and Education and thank the French focal point for his support to prepare and implement our TSU. The TSU is hosted at the Paris Saclay University, in close partnership with the Institut Pierre Simon Laplace research center. TSU information here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Election of WGI Co-Chairs and Bureau

 

At the 42nd Session of the IPCC in Dubrovnik, Croatia, 5-8 October 2015, the Fifth Assessment Report period officially came to an end and a new bureau was elected for the Sixth Assessment Report.

 

 

The new Working Group I Co-Chairs

 

 

Panmao Zhai (China) and Valérie Masson-Delmotte (France)

 

 

The Co-Chairs will be supported by the newly elected Working Group I Vice Chairs:

 

Edvin Aldrian (Indonesia)

Fatima Driouech (Morocco)

Gregory Flato (Canada)

Jan Fuglestvedt (Norway)

Muhammad Tariq (Pakistan)

Carolina Vera (Argentina)

Noureddine Yassaa (Algeria)

 

 

The outgoing Co-Chairs of WGI, Thomas Stocker and Qin Dahe, as well as the WGI TSU for AR5, wish the new Co-Chairs and the WGI Bureau all the best and plenty of success for their important contributions to the Sixth Assessment cycle.