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Authors of IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5ºC hold first meeting<br>

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Published 08.03.2017

GENEVA, March 3 – The authors of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C will meet on 6-10 March 2017 in São Paulo, Brazil, for the First Lead Author Meeting of the Special Report.

This meeting, involving 86 scientific, technical and socio-economic experts from 39 countries, initiates work on the Special Report, which will be completed in September 2018.

The meeting for the report, whose full title is Global Warming of 1.5ºC, an IPCC special report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5ºC above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of strengthening the global response to the threat of climate change, sustainable development, and efforts to eradicate poverty, is hosted by the kind invitation of the government of Brazil through the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Institute for Space Research (INPE).

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