CLIMATE CHANGE 2021 - the Physical Science Basis MEDIA ESSENTIALS

Press Conference

The press conference to present the Summary for Policymakers of the Working Group I contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report entitled Climate Change 2021: the Physical Science Basis, will be held via livestreamĀ atĀ 10am CEST on 9 August on the IPCC Facebook page and IPCC YouTube channel.


Below is the link to the Trello board with materials to share around the launch of the report, Climate Change 2021: the Physical Science Basis. The Trello board will be made public at around 11 am CEST on 9 August 2021.

We have created a Trello board with ready to use assets to create awareness before the report launch on 9 August.

We will be continually updating the Trello board with new materials, so please keep checking.


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We will be adding B-Roll of the approval plenary and the press conference. Please check back after the press conference on 9 August. Please feel free to download and use any of the footage from the links below.

Opening Ceremony

The 54th Session of the IPCC will open at 11:00 a.m. (CEST) on Monday 26 July 2021. The ceremony will be streamed live on our YouTube channel.


Hoesung Lee, IPCC Chair

Patricia Espinosa, Executive Secretary, United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

Petteri Taalas, Secretary-General, World Meteorological Organization

Joyce Msuya, Deputy Executive Director, UNEP


The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) will consider the Working Group I contribution to the Sixth Assessment Report (AR6) at a session to be held virtually from 26 July to 6 August 2021. Working Group I assesses the physical science basis of climate change. We will be updating this page regularly with new information and materials, so please keep checking.

More information about the Sixth Assessment Report can be found by clicking on the links below.


For more information contact:

Email: ipcc-media@ipcc.ch

Jonathan Lynn, + 41 22 730 8066 | Werani Zabula, + 41 22 730 8120 | Nina Peeva, + 41 22 730 8142 | Melissa Walsh +41 22 730 8532.


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