Highlights and images for 29 March 2017



On Wednesday morning, the Panel discussed the Strategic Planning Schedule and began its consideration of the outline of the Special Report on climate change, desertification land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems (SR2). Discussions continued in the afternoon, following which the SR2 Scientific Steering Committee convened to incorporate comments and suggestions made by Panel members into a refined outline.

In the afternoon, the Panel also began its consideration of the outline of the Special Report on climate change, oceans and the cryosphere (SROCC).

A lunchtime briefing was held on SR2.

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Abdalah Mokssit, IPCC Secretary

Kerstin Stendahl, IPCC Deputy Secretary

Christian Müller, Germany

Working Group III Co-Chair Jim Skea

Farhan Akhtar, US

Andrew Ferrone, Luxembourg

Abdullah Tawlah, Saudi Arabia

Valérie Masson-Delmotte, Working Group I Co-Chair

Juste Boussienguet, Gabon

Hans-Otto Pörtner, Working Group II Co-Chair

Éric Brun, France

Ephraím Mwepya Shítíma, Zambia

Ramanlal Bhatt Jaivardhan, India

(L-R): Lena Lindström and Markku Rummukainen, Sweden

Isabel Di Carlo Quero, Venezuela

(L-R): José Romero, Switzerland; Raphaël Cuvelier, Fondation Prince Albert II de Monaco; and Andreas Fischlin, Switzerland

Yun Gao, China

Nicolás Zambrano, Ecuador

Helen Plume, New Zealand

Laura Kuttner, Austria

Oyvind Christophersen, Norway

Qingchen Chao, China

Participants engage in deliberations

Moussa Labo, Niger

Kenneth Kerr, Trinidad and Tobago

Hana Hamadalla, Sudan

Svitlana Krakovska, Ukraine

Thelma Krug, IPCC Vice-Chair and Chair of the Scientific Steering Committee for the 1.5°C Special Report (center)

Tina Christensen, Denmark

Eric Seyama, Swaziland

Antonio Cañas Calderón, El Salvador

Noureddine Yassaa, Working Group I Vice-Chair

The dais during the afternoon session

Javier Gutiérrez, Nicaragua

Syed Atif Raza, Pakistan

Helen Mitchell, Australia

Iris Jiménez, Mexico

Delegates consult informally

Delegates from Saudi Arabia

A view of the dais during the lunchtime briefing on the the Special Report on climate change, oceans and the cryosphere

Chinese interpreters during the afternoon session

Around the Venue

The Chinese delegation