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IPCC Technical Support Unit for Working Group II - GA01087

To provide the scientific and administrative Technical Support Unit (TSU) for Working Group II (WGII) on Impacts and Adaptation of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), and to provide support for the chair of WGII, Professor Martin Parry and the preparation of the IPCC AR4 Synthesis report.

The IPCC Technical Support Unit will prepare and publish comprehensive scientific assessments on the science of climate change impacts and adaptation, according to IPCC procedures and in collaboration with co-operating bodies; provide scientific and administrative support to the UK co-chair of WGII; ensure that the work of WGII is carried out in a cost-effective and timely manner; and support the preparation of the IPCC AR4 Synthesis Report by establishing the Synthesis Report Manager as a contractor at the Met Office.
Project Documents
• Abstract : IPCC Working Group II Technical Support Unit - Final Report   (178k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 2006

To: 2009

Cost: £1,436,162
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Meteorological Office, United Kingdom
Climate and Weather              
Climate Change              
Environmental Protection              
Sustainable Production              
Fields of Study
Climate Change Adaptation