AR5 Contributors

The Working Group II contribution to the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report (WGII AR5), Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability, provides a comprehensive assessment in 30 chapters, supported by a number of annexes and supplementary material. A total of 243 Coordinating and Lead Authors and 66 Review Editors (RE) from 70 countries and 436 Contributing Authors (CA) from 54 countries contributed to the preparation of WGII AR5. Overall responsibility lies with the WGII Co-chairs, Vicente Barros (Argentina) and Chris Field (United States), and the WGII Bureau.

Further information on Coordinating Lead Authors (CLA), Lead Authors (LA), and Review Editors is available by chapter in the menu to the left. The nomination and selection process is described here.

Chapter Team Distribution

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Chapter Team Statistics

  WMO REGION*
ROLE # FEMALE DC/EIT* I II III IV V VI
CLA 64 13 26 8 11 2 18 10 15
LA 178 55 67 20 27 10 57 18 47
RE 66 18 22 6 11 8 18 6 17
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
ROLE
#
FEMALE
DC/EIT*
WMO RI
WMO RII
WMO RIII
WMO RIV
WMO RV
WMO RVI

DC/EIT: Developing Country / Economy in Transition
WMO Regions: I - Africa; II - Asia; III - South America; IV - North America, Central America and the Caribbean; V - South-West Pacific; VI - Europe