Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) 5th Assessment Report key dates

03/08/2011


The 5th Assessment Report (AR5) is now underway. It will consist of three Working Group (WG) Reports and a Synthesis Report, to be completed in 2013 / 2014:

WG I (The Physical Science Basis): mid September 2013

WG II (Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability): mid March 2014

WG III (Mitigation of Climate Change): early April 2014

AR5 Synthesis Report (SYR): October 2014
 

Note: The IPCC literature cut-off dates are as follows:

WGI AR5 cut-off dates: 31 July 2012 (submitted) and 15 March 2013 (accepted)

WGII AR5 cut-off dates: 31 January 2013 (submitted) and 31 August 2013 (accepted).

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