Minister to give evidence on IPCC 5th Assessment Review

11 March 2014

The Energy and Climate Change Committee will take evidence on the IPCC 5th Assessment Review on Tuesday 11 March 2014 in the Grimond Room, Portcullis House


Panel 1, at 9.30am:

  • Professor David MacKay, Chief Scientific Adviser, DECC
  • Professor Sir Mark Walport, Government Chief Scientific Adviser

Panel 2, at 10.30am:

  • Rt Hon Gregory Barker MP, Minister of State, DECC
  • David Warrilow, Head of Climate Science and International Evidence, DECC     

Timings are approximate.

Purpose of Session

The session will explore a range of issues, including:

  • Using climate models for policy
  • Climate change mitigation and adaptation strategies
  • The IPCC in relation to the 4th Carbon Budget
  • National and international climate change policies

Further information

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