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Media coverage of UN climate science reports: why it matters

ANALYSIS: Is climate change an uncertain science, ideological struggle or opportunity? The way it is framed in the media affects public perception

Comment & Analysis, Learning
IPCC calling: Who will head up the UN's top climate science body?

BRIEFING: Three candidates have been nominated to succeed Rajendra Pachauri as chair of the IPCC, with seven months to the election

Rajendra Pachauri allegations will not affect IPCC work, say officials

NEWS: UN climate science panel says it will examine its policies on harassment in light of Pachauri harassment allegations

Big questions loom for UN's IPCC climate science panel

ANALYSIS: As IPCC gathers for a week of soul-searching, scientists suggest something must be done about mammoth reports

Comment & Analysis
Pachauri quits as IPCC chair following harassment allegations

NEWS: UN science chief resigns as sexual harassment investigation takes place in India

UN climate panel chair to miss meeting due to harassment allegations

NEWS: Rajendra Pachauri will miss IPCC meeting, instead remaining in India where a police investigation is underway

Breaking News
IPCC chair Pachauri denies sexual harassment claims

NEWS: UN climate science chief will participate in next week’s key meeting to outline future of organisation, spokesperson confirms

Breaking News
IPCC scientists call for focus on regional climate risks

NEWS: Data on geography of rising temperatures is not getting through to adaptation specialists, warn co-chairs

Slim down climate science reports to boost impact, IPCC told

NEWS: Countries have urged the world’s authority on climate science to be more concise and focus on questions relevant to policy

IPCC could conduct annual climate review, says Pachauri

NEWS: Departing UN climate science chief says organisation should increase tempo of reports and boost scrutiny on countries

Rajendra Pachauri: Science offers clear rationale for climate action

COMMENT: Chairman of UN’s IPCC climate science panel says governments must pay heed to warnings in latest AR5 report

Comment & Analysis
Bill Clinton: IPCC climate report is "wake up call"

NEWS: Former president lends support for US climate action, days after Republicans threaten to attack carbon cutting laws

IPCC report has mixed news for climate vulnerable countries

COMMENT: The UN’s latest assessment of climate change shows how serious the situation is for the world’s poorest

Comment & Analysis
Watered down UN climate science report is still important

ANALYSIS: Finding that world must reach zero emissions this century is significant, even though key phrase was omitted from final version

Comment & Analysis
Pulgar Vidal: IPCC leaves politicians with “no excuses”

NEWS: Science report and New York summit sent strong political signals for UN climate deal success, says Peru’s environment minister

IPCC climate change report: In 18 tweets

BLOG: Leading climate scientist Piers Forster explains what the IPCC synthesis really means in a series of tweets

IPCC climate report: evidence humans warming planet "unequivocal"

NEWS: UN science report provides final warning on climate change ahead of 2015 international emissions cutting deal

UN prepares release of "incredible" climate change study

NEWS: Latest IPCC report to offer messages of danger and opportunity for governments as they prepare for Paris deal

IPCC will abolish doubt in climate politics - Danish minister

NEWS: The UN’s latest climate change report will provide strong scientific base for negotiations in the future, says Rasmus Helveg-Petersen

Climate marathon: IPCC nears finish line for seminal report

NEWS: Scientists and officials will need to sift through over 200 comments, ranging from grammatical errors to strategic concerns