Report of the First Session of the WMO/UNEP Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)

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The first session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was held in Geneva, Switzerland, from 9 to 11 November 1988. The Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change (IPCC) 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.

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Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 1989.

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  • Main Title: Report of the First Session of the WMO/UNEP Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Series Title: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
  • Added Title: Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, 2nd Session, Geneva, Switzerland, 9 -11 November 1988

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The first session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was held in Geneva, Switzerland, from 9 to 11 November 1988. The Intergovernmental Panel of Climate Change (IPCC) 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.

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IPCC-I

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(TD. No. 267)

[date.harvested: 2009-09-10]

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Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Report of the First Session of the WMO/UNEP Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), text, 1989; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc11887/: accessed November 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .