Climate Change in the Pacific Islands - regional outreach event

Suva (Fiji)
7 Oct 2017

This event will take place in the Japan-Pacific ICT Centre, The University of the South Pacific, Laucala Campus, Suva. A livestream of the event can be viewed here:

Information Note
  • Flyer

  • Programme

Key messages from the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report on Oceans and overview of IPCC Special Report on the Ocean and Cryosphere in a Changing Climate (SROCC)

Hans-Otto Pörtner, Ch-Chair WGII

Sea Level Rise in the Pacific

Mark Howden, Vice-Chair of the IPCC WGII

Changing Ocean, Marine Ecosystems, and Dependent Communities

Nathaniel Lee Bindoff, IPCC Author

Managing Risks for Climate Change and Extreme Events

Helene Jacot Des Combes, IPCC Author

Impacts on Food Security and Adaptation Options

Mark Howden, Vice-Chair of the IPCC WGII

Overview of the IPCC: its role, mandate, history and the production of the Sixth Assessment Cycle

Ko Barrett, IPCC Vice-Chair

SROCC and other special reports: process, content and regional involvement

Hans Otto-Poertner, Co-Chair WGII

How could the IPCC work better for you

Jonathan Lynn, IPCC Head of Communications

Climate change Governance, Diplomacy and the end of the fossil fuel era

Wesley Morgan

Fifth Assessment Report - Synthesis report
Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis
Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability
Climate Change 2014: Mitigation of Climate Change
Photo Album
Ko Barrett

National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration

Nathaniel Lee BINDOFF

University of Tasmania and CSIRO

Elisabeth Holland

University of the South Pacific

Mark Howden

Australian National University,


The University of the South Pacific

Jonathan LYNN

Wesley Morgan

Hans-Otto Pörtner

Alfred-Wegener-Institute for Polar and Marine Research

Tammy Tabe

The University of the South Pacific

Morgan Wairiu

Pacific Centre for Environment and Sustainable Development

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