Opening Ceremony of the 10th Session of Working Group II in Yokohama, Japan

Location: Yokohama, Japan

Date: 25 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. The Working Group II Session opened at the Pacifico Yokohama in a ceremony on Tuesday 25 March.

Delegates from XXX governments as well as XX IPCC observer organizations were addressed by the Co-chairs of IPCC Working Group II,Vicente Barros and Chris Field and by the IPCC Chair Rajendra K. Pachauri. Video addresses were provided by World Meteorological Organization Secretary-General Michel Jarraud and by United Nations Environment Programme Executive Director Achim Steiner.

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