Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change

IPCC

Ave de la Paix, Geneva, Switzerland

Region Active

International

Intergovernmental

Activity

Climate change, Ocean acidification

Description

The IPCC has been established by World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) to assess scientific, technical and socio-economic information relevant for the understanding of climate change, its potential impacts and options for adaptation and mitigation. Ocean acidification is one of many concerns within their focus.