General Climate News

48th Session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC-48) The 48th session of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC-48) convened from 1-6 October 2018 in Incheon, Republic of Korea. A report of the meeting is available.
IISD, Wednesday 10 October 2018
Tracking land-based CO2 emissions under the Paris Agreement A study published in Nature Climate Change suggests a way forward for reconciling the different methods currently used to measure land-based greenhouse gas emissions, addressing a limit also acknowledged in the IPCC special report on 1.5oC, published on 8 October 2018.
EU Science Hub, Tuesday 9 October 2018
Summary for Policymakers of IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C The Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C was approved by the IPCC on 8 October. It will be a key scientific input into the Katowice Climate Change Conference in Poland in December (COP24), when governments review the Paris Agreement to tackle climate change.
IPCC, Monday 8 October 2018