Sophie Schlingemann, Legal and Liaison Officer, IPCC Secretariat, consulting with delegates and IPCC Chair Hoesung Lee
On Sunday, the last day of IPCC-49, the Panel adopted the Overview Chapter of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories (2019 Refinement) and accepted the underlying report.
The Panel also adopted decisions on, inter alia:
the IPCC Scholarship Programme, including guidance to the Board of Trustees on the use of the Scholarship Fund;
beginning preparatory work during the sixth assessment cycle for a methodological report on short-lived climate forcers (SLCFs); and
terms of reference for the Task Group on Gender Policy and Gender Implementation Plan.
The Panel also heard presentations on collaboration with the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) and the Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services.
IPCC-49 was gaveled to a close at 11:15 pm.
IISD Reporting Services, through its Earth Negotiations Bulletin (ENB) meeting coverage, has provided daily web coverage and summary and analysis report from IPCC-49, which is available in HTML and PDF.
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