Summary for Policymakers

The Summary for Policymakers provides a policy-relevant but policy-neutral summary of the WGII AR5 Report Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability.

Core Writing Team

Mohamed Abdrabo

Mohamed Abdrabo

Institute of Graduate Studies and Research, University of Alexandria

Egypt

Neil Adger

Neil Adger

University of Exeter

United Kingdom

Oleg Anisimov

Oleg Anisimov

State Hydrological Institute

Russian Federation

Yury Anokhin

Yury Anokhin

Institute of Global Climate and Ecology

Russian Federation

Douglas Arent

Douglas Arent

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

United States

Jonathon Barnett

Jonathon Barnett

University of Melbourne

Australia

Vicente Barros

Vicente Barros

CIMA/Universidad de Buenos Aires, IPCC WGII Co-chair

Argentina

Virginia Burkett

Virginia Burkett

U.S. Geological Survey

United States

Rongshuo Cai

Rongshuo Cai

Third Institute of Oceanography, Chinese State Oceanic Administration

China

Monalisa Chatterjee

Monalisa Chatterjee

IPCC WGII Technical Support Unit

United States / India

Stewart Cohen

Stewart Cohen

Environment Canada

Canada

Wolfgang Cramer

Wolfgang Cramer

PIK / IMBE

Germany / France

Purnamita Dasgupta

Purnamita Dasgupta

Institute of Economic Growth, University of Delhi Enclave

India

Debra Davidson

Debra Davidson

University of Alberta

Canada

Fatima Denton

Fatima Denton

African Climate Policy Centre, United Nations Economic Commission for Africa

The Gambia

Petra Döll

Petra Döll

Goethe University Frankfurt

Germany

Kirstin Dow

Kirstin Dow

University of South Carolina

United States

Christopher Field

Christopher Field

Carnegie Institution, IPCC WGII Co-chair

United States

Yasuaki Hijioka

Yasuaki Hijioka

National Institute for Environmental Studies

Japan

Ove Hoegh-Guldberg

Ove Hoegh-Guldberg

University of Queensland

Australia

Roger Jones

Roger Jones

Victoria University

Australia

Richard Jones

Richard Jones

Met Office Hadley Centre

United Kingdom

Roger Kitching

Roger Kitching

Griffith University

Australia

Sari Kovats

Sari Kovats

London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

United Kingdom

Erda Lin

Erda Lin

Agro-environment and Sustainable Development Institute

China

David Lobell

David Lobell

Stanford University

United States

Iñigo J. Losada

Iñigo J. Losada

Universidad de Cantabria, Environmental Hydraulics Institute IH Cantabria

Spain

Katharine Mach

Katharine Mach

IPCC WGII Technical Support Unit

United States

Graciela Odilia Magrin

Graciela Odilia Magrin

Instituto Nacional de Tecnología Agropecuaria

Argentina

José Marengo

José Marengo

Centro de Ciências do Sistema Terrestre - Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas Espaciais

Brazil

Anil Markandya

Anil Markandya

Basque Centre for Climate Change

Spain

Michael Mastrandrea

Michael Mastrandrea

IPCC WGII Technical Support Unit

United States

Bruce McCarl

Bruce McCarl

Texas A&M; University

United States

Roger McLean

Roger McLean

University of New South Wales

Australia

Linda Mearns

Linda Mearns

National Center for Atmospheric Research

United States

Guy Midgley

Guy Midgley

South African National Biodiversity Institute

South Africa

Nobuo Mimura

Nobuo Mimura

Ibaraki University

Japan

John Morton

John Morton

Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich

United Kingdom

Isabelle Niang

Isabelle Niang

University Cheikh Anta Diop of Dakar

Senegal

Ian Noble

Ian Noble

Consultant

Australia

Leonard Nurse

Leonard Nurse

University of the West Indies

Barbados

Joan Nymand Larsen

Joan Nymand Larsen

Stefansson Arctic Institute

Iceland

Karen O’Brien

Karen OBrien

University of Oslo

Norway

Taikan Oki

Taikan Oki

University of Tokyo

Japan

Lennart Olsson

Lennart Olsson

Lund University

Sweden

Michael Oppenheimer

Michael Oppenheimer

Princeton University

United States

Jonathan Overpeck

Jonathan Overpeck

University of Arizona Institute of the Environment

United States

Joy Jacqueline Pereira

Joy Jacqueline Pereira

Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Malaysia

Elvira Poloczanska

Elvira Poloczanska

Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation

Australia

John R. Porter

John R. Porter

University of Copenhagen

Denmark

Michael Prather

Michael Prather

University of California, Irvine

United States

Hans-O. Pörtner

Hans-O. Pörtner

Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research

Germany

Roger Pulwarty

Roger Pulwarty

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

United States

Andy Reisinger

Andy Reisinger

New Zealand Agricultural Greenhouse Gas Research Centre

New Zealand

Aromar Revi

Aromar Revi

Indian Institute for Human Settlements

India

Patricia Romero Lankao

Patricia Romero Lankao

National Center for Atmospheric Research

Mexico

Oliver Ruppel

Oliver Ruppel

University of Stellenbosch

Namibia

David Satterthwaite

David Satterthwaite

International Institute for Environment and Development

United Kingdom

Daniela Schmidt

Daniela Schmidt

University of Bristol

United Kingdom

Josef Settele

Josef Settele

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research

Germany

Kirk R. Smith

Kirk R. Smith

University of California, Berkeley

United States

Dáithí Stone

Dáithí Stone

University of Cape Town / Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Canada /South Africa / United States

Avelino G. Suarez

Avelino G. Suarez

Institute of Ecology and Systematics, Cuban Environmental Agency

Cuba

Petra Tschakert

Petra Tschakert

Pennsylvania State University

United States

Riccardo Valentini

Riccardo Valentini

University of Tuscia and Euro-Mediterranean Center for Climate Change

Italy

Alicia Villamizar

Alicia Villamizar

Universidad Simón Bolívar

Venezuela

Rachel Warren

Rachel Warren

University of East Anglia, Tyndall Centre

United Kingdom

Thomas Wilbanks

Thomas Wilbanks

Oak Ridge National Laboratory

United States

Poh Poh Wong

Poh Poh Wong

National University of Singapore

Singapore

Alistair Woodward

Alistair Woodward

University of Auckland

New Zealand

Gary Yohe

Gary Yohe

Wesleyan University

United States