Report of the 22nd Session of the IPCC

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The session opened after a lighting of lamp ceremony by H.E. Mr Thiru A. Raja,
Minister of Environment and Forests, India and other dignitaries. Following this a number of speakers noted
the significance of ensuring that the findings of the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) reach the public at large,
and the need for AR4 to highlight research in developing countries. UNEP Executive Director highlighted the significance of the work of the IPCC for related policy processes, and commended the increased
involvement by women and developing country authors in the AR4. Mr Halldor Thorgeirsson highlighted the importance placed by the UNFCCC on climate monitoring, the ongoing revision of the greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting guidelines, and good practice guidance on land use, land-use change and forestry.

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Creation Date: November 2004
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Publisher Info: The Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change is the leading body for the assessment of climate change, established by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to provide the world with a clear scientific view on the current state of climate change and its potential environmental and socio-economic consequences.
Place of Publication: Geneva, Switzerland
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  • Creation: November 2004
Description:

The session opened after a lighting of lamp ceremony by H.E. Mr Thiru A. Raja,
Minister of Environment and Forests, India and other dignitaries. Following this a number of speakers noted
the significance of ensuring that the findings of the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4) reach the public at large,
and the need for AR4 to highlight research in developing countries. UNEP Executive Director highlighted the significance of the work of the IPCC for related policy processes, and commended the increased
involvement by women and developing country authors in the AR4. Mr Halldor Thorgeirsson highlighted the importance placed by the UNFCCC on climate monitoring, the ongoing revision of the greenhouse gas (GHG) reporting guidelines, and good practice guidance on land use, land-use change and forestry.

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IPCC-XXII

[IPCC-22]

[date.harvested: 2009-09-10]

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Keyword(s): environmental change | Ozone Layer and the Global Climate System (SROC) | climate monitoring | climate change | human contributions and responses | Greenhouse Gas | decision-support resources | environmental laws
Series Title: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Added Title: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Twenty Second Session, New Delhi, India, 9-11 November 2004
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