Inter-Governmental Panel on Climate Change Fifth Assessment Working Group Reports on Climate Change

Overview documents summarising the IPCC 5th Assessmenet working group reports

The UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) published reports on the Physical Science Basis (published September 2013), Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability (published March 2014), and the Mitigation of Climate Change (published April 2014) as well as a Synthesis Report to provide an integrated view of the issues surrounding climate change.

We have provided an overview of the key points from each of these reports in the documents listed below.

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Published 3 November 2014