IPCC Press Conference to present the Working Group II Summary for Policymakers, Yokohama, Japan

Location: Yokohama, Japan

Date: 31 March 2014

IPCC Working Group II is meeting in its 10th Session in Yokohama, Japan, 25-29 March 2014, to approve the Summary for Policymakers and accept the full report of the Working Group II contribution to the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report, Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability. A press conference to present the Working Group II Summary for Policymakers will be held following this meeting at the Pacifico Yokohama, starting at 9:00am. The event will be webcast.

The Summary for Policymakers, press release and other materials will be posted online at the start of the press conference. Working Group II Co-chairs Vicente Barros and Chris Field will present the Summary for Policymakers. Other speakers will include IPCC Chair Rajendra K. Pachauri, representatives of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP), and other members of the report’s author team.

Press / Media Contact

IPCC Working Group II
Technical Support Unit (TSU)
260 Panama Street
Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Phone: (+1) 650.353.4257
E-mail: media@ipcc-wg2.org