IIIEE will contribute to IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C
Prof. Luis Mundaca at the IIIEE was selected to participate as a Lead Author for an upcoming Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) assessment report. This time, he will contribute to the assessment of Global Warming of 1.5 °C: An IPCC special report on the impacts of global warming of 1.5 °C above pre-industrial levels and related global greenhouse gas emission pathways, in the context of strengthening the global response to the threat of climate change, sustainable development, and efforts to eradicate poverty. Luis will serve as a Lead Author for Chapter2 ‘Mitigation Pathways compatible with 1.5°C in the context of Sustainable Development’. The first lead author meeting will take place in São José dos Campos, Brazil (March 6-11). This assessment report, which will be completed in September 2018, will involve 86 experts from 39 countries. The IIIEE at Lund University is the only participating Swedish organization in this challenging task.