Report of the 24th Session of the IPCC

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The meeting highlighted recent progress in the work of the IPCC, in particular the completion of the two Special Reports on Safeguarding the Ozone Layer and the Global Climate System (SROC), and on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage (SRCCS) and the preparations for the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4). Among other speakers, the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), Mr Klaus Töpfer addressed the Session on the linkages between science and climate change policy and the increasing need for information from the IPCC. He reaffirmed UNEP's commitment to
the IPCC and supported early planning for the period beyond AR4.
The Deputy Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), also addressed the Panel on the importance of the principles of impartiality, transparency, scientific authority and integrity for the past success of the IPCC, the linkages of WMO programmes and IPCC assessments, and WMO's commitment to the IPCC.

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Creation Date: September 2005
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Environmental Policy Collection
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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: September 2005
Description:

The meeting highlighted recent progress in the work of the IPCC, in particular the completion of the two Special Reports on Safeguarding the Ozone Layer and the Global Climate System (SROC), and on Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage (SRCCS) and the preparations for the Fourth Assessment Report (AR4). Among other speakers, the Executive Director of the United Nations Environment Program (UNEP), Mr Klaus Töpfer addressed the Session on the linkages between science and climate change policy and the increasing need for information from the IPCC. He reaffirmed UNEP's commitment to
the IPCC and supported early planning for the period beyond AR4.
The Deputy Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), also addressed the Panel on the importance of the principles of impartiality, transparency, scientific authority and integrity for the past success of the IPCC, the linkages of WMO programmes and IPCC assessments, and WMO's commitment to the IPCC.

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IPCC-XXIV

[IPCC-24]

[date.harvested: 2009-09-10].

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Keyword(s): environmental change | Ozone Layer and the Global Climate System (SROC) | Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage (SRCCS) | climate change | human contributions and responses | Greenhouse Gas | environmental laws
Series Title: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
Added Title: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, Twenty Fourth Session, Montreal, Canada, 26-28 September 2005
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