COP28: Climate Change and Health: Main Findings from the IPCC Sixth Assessment Report
Jan S. Fuglestvedt, CICERO research director and IPCC Vice-Chair WGIII is co-organizing this event
The Science for Climate Action Pavilion, TA3-115, Thematic Arena 3, Blue Zone, Expo City
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)
This event will explore the interconnections between human health, ecosystem health, and climate change, including relevant topics, such as: observed and potential impacts of climate change on human health, as well as the co-benefits of CC mitigation for human health, based on key findings of IPCC Working Group II and III, respectively; the interlinkages between climate change as direct driver of biodiversity loss, eco-systems health and human health by combining the perspectives of recent reports by IPCC and IPBES, among others. This event may also explore lessons learned from the assessment of climate action and responses to Covid19 pandemic in recent years: the role of science, implications for local development, equity considerations, and the role of international cooperation.
Local time in Dubai for this event is 09:00 - 10:30
Link to streaming: Outreach - Programme (ipcc.ch)