Guidance Notes and Supporting Material

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Guidance Notes


Confidentiality Guidance for WG II CLAs, LAs, and REs for the AR5

IPCC Conflict of Interest Policy

Guidance Note on the Mandatory Statement on Disclosure of Interests for the Special Report on "Managing the Risks of Extreme Events and Disasters to Advance Climate Change Adaptation" (SREX)


Supporting Material


IPCC Protocol for Addressing Possible Errors in IPCC Assessment Reports, Synthesis Reports, Special Reports or Methodology Reports (Adopted by the Panel at its 33rd Session in Abu Dhabi, 10-13 May 2011)



IPCC Expert Meeting on Detection and Attribution Related to Anthropogenic Climate Change

The World Meteorological Organization, Geneva, Switzerland

14-16 September 2009

Stocker, T., C. Field, Q. Dahe, V. Barros, G. Plattner, M. Tignor, P. Midgley, K. Ebi, (Eds.)

Meeting Report

55 pp.




IPCC Expert Meeting on Assessing and Combining Multi Model Climate Projections

National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA

25-27 January 2010

Stocker, T., Q. Dahe, G. Plattner, M. Tignor, P. Midgley (Eds.)

Meeting Report

117 pp.



Guidance Note for Lead Authors of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report on Consistent Treatment of Uncertainties

Jasper Ridge, CA, USA

6-7 July 2010

Mastrandrea, M.D., C.B. Field, T.F. Stocker, O. Edenhofer, K.L. Ebi, D.J. Frame, H. Held, E. Kriegler,
K.J. Mach, P.R. Matschoss, G. Plattner, G.W. Yohe, and F.W. Zwiers.

4 pp.

AR5 Guidance Note Annex

    A. Comparison of AR4 and AR5 Approaches
    B. Addressing the InterAcademy Council Recommendations



IPCC Workshop on Socio-Economic Scenarios

Victor's Residenz-Hotel Berlin, Germany

1-3 November 2010

Edenhofer, O., R. Pichs-Madruga, Y. Sokona, V. Barros, C. B. Field, T. Zwickel, S. Schlmer, K. Ebi, M. Mastrandrea, K. J. Mach, C. von Stechow (Eds.)

Workshop Report

51 pp.




IPCC Workshop on Impacts of Ocean Acidification on Marine Biology and Ecosystems

Bankoku Shinryokan, Okinawa, Japan

17-19 January 2011

Field, C. B., V. Barros, T. F. Stocker, Q. Dahe, K. J. Mach, G Plattner, M. D. Mastrandrea, M. Tignor, K. L. Ebi (Eds.)

Workshop Report

164 pp.




IPCC Expert Meeting on Geoengineering

Lima, Peru

20-22 June 2011

Edenhofer, O., R. Pichs-Madruga, Y. Sokona, C. Field, V. Barros, T. F. Stocker, Q. Dahe, J. Minx, K. Mach, G. Plattner, S. Schlmer, G. Hansen, M. Mastrandrea. (Eds.)

Meeting Report

99 pp.




IPCC Expert Meeting on Economic Analysis, Costing Methods, and Ethics

Lima, Peru

23-25 June 2011

Field, C. B., V. Barros, O. Edenhofer, R. Pichs-Madruga, Y. Sokona, M.D., Mastrandrea, K. J. Mach, C. von Stechow. (Eds.)

Meeting Report

75 pp.





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