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Candidature for the position of Chair of the IPCC: read here

Contact information:
Université catholique de Louvain
Earth and Life Institute (ELI)
Georges Lemaître Centre for Earth and Climate Research (TECLIM)

Place Louis Pasteur 3 bte L4.03.08
B-1348 Louvain-la-Neuve

Tel: +32 10 473296
Fax: +32 10 474722
 Twitter: @JPvanYpersele

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9 juin 2015 : L'invité de 7h50 (au micro de Martin Buxant) : Jean-Pascal van Ypersele fait le point sur sa candidature au GIEC, les enjeux climatiques et la préparation de la COP21 à Paris

7 juin 2015 : "Catastrophe au second degré ! Mise en garde du GIEC" (titre de Radio Canada) : Jean-Pascal van Ypersele fait le point sur la préparation de la COP21 à Paris :

2 June 2015: The contribution of Jean-Pascal van Ypersele to the presentation of the Fifth Assessment Report Synthesis Report in the framework of the Geneva Environment Network (GEN) is available in video:

6 May 2015: Belgium officially submitted the candidature of Jean-Pascal van Ypersele for the position of Chair of the IPCC (see IPCC website, and this website for more information)

21 April 2015: Contributions to the 2nd Interdisciplinary Symposium on Sustainable Development, May 20-22, Belgium are online

8 April 2015: Jean-Pascal van Ypersele speaks about his vision for the future of the IPCC in an interview to "The Carbon Brief". Read it here