Workshop ‘1.5 °C – Do we still have time!’ running in Mongolia

2019-04-16 15:32:49

Ulaanbaatar/MONTSAME/. The Ministry of Environment and Tourism of Mongolia with the participation of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) is organizing outreach events in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia on April 16 – 17, focusing on the key messages from the Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5°C (SR15) and the urging need to take action for green socioeconomic transition.


The events are raising awareness on the adverse effects of climate change and how we can define our future.


The events aim to raise awareness among policymakers, scientific community, public, private sector and civil society representatives and students and youth groups about the outcomes of the SR15 and demonstrate how they are and will affect the region and highlight solutions to the challenges of climate change, and foster a better understanding among the news media about climate science, solutions to climate change and the IPCC process.  


It also focuses on encouraging coordinated, swift action for safe and green future, enlisting the participation of the local science and research community in climate research and encouraging regional contribution to the Sixth Assessment cycle by providing information on the IPCC processes.


Source: IPCC

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