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2018

29 Jan - 31 Jan55th Session of the IPCC Bureau
(WMO, Geneva, Switzerland)
12 Feb - 16 FebWG I/II - Second Lead Author Meeting for Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (organized by WGII)
(Quito, Ecuador)
5 Mar - 7 MarCities and Climate Change Science Conference
(Edmonton, Alberta, Canada)
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13 Mar - 16 Mar47th Session of the IPCC
(Paris, France)
25 Mar - 30 MarWG I/II/III - Second Lead Author Meeting on Climate Change and Land: an IPCC special report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems. (organized by WG III)
(Christchurch, New Zealand)
9 Apr - 9 AprTFI - Third Lead Author Meeting for the Elaboration of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories, Coordinating Lead Author, Review Editor, Steering Group Meeting
(Cairns, Australia)
9 Apr - 13 AprWG I/II/III - Fourth Lead Author Meeting on SR15 (organized by WG I)
(Gaborone, Botswana)
10 Apr - 13 AprTFI - Third Lead Author Meeting for the Elaboration of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories
(Cairns, Australia)
16 May - 18 MayWG I - Expert Meeting on Regional Assessment
(Trieste, Italy)
28 May - 31 MayTFI / WGI - Expert Meeting on Short-lived Climate Forcers (SLCF)
(Geneva, Switzerland )
25 Jun - 29 JunWG I - AR6 1st Lead Author Meeting
(Guangzhou, China)
23 Jul - 27 JulWG I/II - Third Lead Author Meeting for Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (organized by WGII)
(Lanzhou, China )
31 Jul - 2 AugTFI - Use of the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories - IPCC Expert Meeting to collect EFDB and Software users' feedback: Review of IPCC Inventory Software Implementation of Tier 2 for Agriculture: Livestock Categories (3A) and Relevant 3C Categories
(Hayama, Japan)
3 Sep - 7 SepWG I/II/III - Third Lead Author Meeting on Climate Change and Land: an IPCC special report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems. (organized by WG III)
(Dublin, Ireland)
28 Sep - 29 SepWG I/II/III - Preparatory Meeting of the Drafting Authors on SR15
(organized by WG I)
(Incheon, Republic of Korea)
1 Oct - 5 Oct48th Session of the IPCC
(Incheon, Republic of Korea )
21 Oct - 21 OctTFI - Fourth Lead Author Meeting for the Elaboration of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories, Coordinating Lead Author, Review Editor, Steering Group Meeting
(Rome, Italy)
22 Oct - 26 OctTFI - Fourth Lead Author Meeting for the Elaboration of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories
(Rome, Italy)
27 Oct - 27 OctTFI - Thirtieth Meeting of the Bureau of the IPCC Task Force on National Greenhouse Gas Inventories
(Rome, Italy)
13 Nov - 16 NovTFI - 16th Editorial Board Meeting for the IPCC Emission Factor Database (EFDB)
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)
14 Nov - 15 NovTFI - 16th Expert Meeting on Data (Land Use, Land-Use Change and Forestry (LULUCF) Sector, Waste Sector) for the IPCC Emission Factor Database (EFDB)
(Buenos Aires, Argentina)
19 Nov - 14 JanExpert and Government review of Second Order Draft - SRCCL (organized by WG III)

2019

7 Jan - 11 JanWG I - AR6 Second Lead Author Meeting
(Vancouver, Canada)
21 Jan - 25 JanWG II - AR6 First Lead Author Meeting
(Durban, South Africa)
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28 Jan - 24 MarFinal Government distribution - Government review of MR (organized by TFI)More information
11 Feb - 15 FebWG I/II/III - Fourth Lead Author Meeting on Climate Change and Land: an IPCC special report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems. (organized by WG III)
(Cali, Colombia)
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3 Mar - 9 MarWG I/II - Fourth Lead Author Meeting for Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (organized by WGII)
(Kazan, Russian Federation)
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18 Mar - 19 Mar56th Session of the IPCC Bureau
(Geneva, Switzerland)
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1 Apr - 5 AprWG III - AR6 First Lead Author Meeting
(Edinburgh, Scotland)
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29 Apr - 23 JunFinal Government distribution - Government review of SPM (SRCCL) (organized by WG III)
29 Apr - 23 JunExpert Review of First Order Draft of WG I - AR6- (organized by WG I)More information
6 May - 7 May TFI - Preparatory Meeting of the Drafting Authors for the Elaboration of the 2019 Refinement to the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories
(Kyoto, Japan)
8 May - 12 May49th Session of the IPCC
Consideration of the 2019 Refinement
(Kyoto, Japan )
Documents and Information for participants
14 Jun - 9 AugFinal Government distribution - Government Review of SPM (SROCC)
14 Jul - 19 JulWG II - AR6 Second Lead Author Meeting
(Kathmandu, Nepal)
30 Jul - 31 JulWG I/II/III - Preparatory Meeting of the Drafting Authors for Special Report on Climate Change and Land (organized by WG III)
(Geneva, Switzerland)
2 Aug - 6 Aug 50th Session of the IPCC
(Geneva, Switzerland)
Consideration of the Special Report on Climate Change and Land
Documents and Information for participants
26 Aug - 30 AugWG I - AR6 Third Lead Author Meeting
(Toulouse, France)
17 Sep - 18 SepWG I/II - Preparatory Meeting of the Drafting Authors for Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (organized by WGII)
(Principality of Monaco, Monaco)
19 Sep - 19 SepPreparatory Meeting ahead of the Plenary Session
(Principality of Monaco, Monaco)
20 Sep - 23 Sep51st Session of the IPCC
(Principality of Monaco, Monaco )
Consideration of the Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate
Documents and Information for participants
30 Sep - 4 OctWG III - AR6 Second Lead Author Meeting
(New Delhi, India)
15 Oct - 17 OctUse of the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories - IPCC Expert Meeting to collect EFDB and Software users’ feedback
(Hayama, Japan )
18 Oct - 13 DecExpert Review of First Order Draft of WGII-AR6 - (organized by WG II)
21 Oct - 23 OctSYR AR6 Scoping Meeting - (Singapore)More information
24 Oct - 25 Oct57th Session of the IPCC Bureau
(Singapore)
11 Nov - 14 Nov17th Editorial Board Meeting for the IPCC Emission Factor Database (EB17)
(Osaka, Japan)
12 Nov - 13 Nov17th Expert Meeting on Data for the IPCC Emission Factor Database (DM17) (Osaka,, Japan)
15 NovThirty-first Meeting of the Bureau of the IPCC Task Force on National Greenhouse Gas Inventories (TFB31)
(Osaka,, Japan)

2020

Dates and locations are subject to changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic
13 Jan - 8 MarWGIII - AR6 Expert Review of First Order Draft
26 Jan - 1 FebWG II - AR6 Third Lead Author Meeting (LAM3)
(Faro, Portugal)
24 - 28 Feb52nd Session of the IPCC
(Paris, France)
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14 - 19 AprWG III - AR6 Third Lead Author Meeting
(Virtual meeting)
19 - 20 May58th Session of the IPCC Bureau
(Virtual meeting)
22 - 25 SepTFI - 18th Editorial Board Meeting for the IPCC Emission Factor Database (EB18) (India, TBD)
23 - 24 SepTFI - 18th Expert Meeting on Data for the IPCC Emission Factor Database (DM18) (India, TBD)
1 - 4 Oct53rd Session of the IPCCPostponed
13 - 14 Oct59th Session of the IPCC Bureau
(Virtual meeting)
19 Oct - 13 DecWGIII - AR6 Expert & Government Review of the SOD & the FOD of the Summary for Policymakers (SPM)
20 - 22 OctTFI - 1st Expert Meeting on Short-lived Climate Forcers (SLCF) - AFOLU & Waste Sectors (Rome, Italy)Postponed
4 Nov - 6 NovWGI SPM Writing workshop
11 - 22 NovTFI - Thirty-second Meeting of the Bureau of the IPCC Task Force on National Greenhouse Gas Inventories (TFB32) (Virtual meeting)
4 Dec - 29 Jan 2021WGII - AR6 Expert & Government Review of the SOD & the FOD of the Summary for Policymakers (SPM)
1 - 4 Dec TFI - Use of the 2006 IPCC Guidelines for National Greenhouse Gas Inventories - IPCC Expert Meeting to collect EFDB and Software users’ feedback (Hayama, Japan)Postponed
15 - 17 Dec TFI - 2nd Expert Meeting on Short-lived Climate Forcers (SLCF) (Istanbul, Turkey)Postponed

2021

Dates and locations are subject to changes due to the COVID-19 pandemic
4 Dec 2020 - 29 JanWGII - AR6 Expert & Government Review of the SOD & the FOD of the Summary for Policymakers (SPM)
18 Jan - 14 MarWGIII - AR6 Expert & Government Review of the SOD & the FOD of the Summary for Policymakers (SPM)
25 - 31 JanSYR - AR6 Core Writing Team 1 (CWT-1)
(Location TBC)
1 - 7 Feb (TBC)WG II - AR6 SPM Drafting Authors' meeting
(Location TBC)
15 - 19 FebWG I - AR6 Fourth Lead Author Meeting (LAM4)
(Location TBC)
1 - 7 Mar (TBC)WG II - AR6 Fourth Lead Author Meeting (LAM 4)
(Location TBC)
15 - 18 Mar (TBC)SYR - AR6 Core Writing Team 2 (CWT-2)
(TBC)
3 - 5 MayTFI - Expert Meeting on Short-Lived Climate Forcers (SLCF)
(TBC)
12 Apr60th Session of the IPCC Bureau
(TBD)
12 - 30 AprWGIII- AR6 Fourth Lead Author Meeting (LAM4)
(5 day meeting TBC)
(TBC)WG III - AR6 SPM Drafting Author's Meeting (TBC)
(Location TBC)
13 - 18 Apr (TBD)54th Session of the IPCC and WGI- AR6 Approval Plenary
(Location, TBD)