Currently in progress

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Sixth Assessment Report (AR6)

Web: www.ipcc.ch/assessment-report/ar6/

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WG I

Current state: Literature deadline: cut-off date for accepted papers

Next steps:

3 May – 20 Jun 2021: Final Government Distribution (new deadline)

26–30 Jul 2021: IPCC 54 - Approval Session (new date)

Swiss Authors: Erich Fischer (ETH Zurich), Samuel Jaccard (University of Bern), Gian-Kasper Plattner (WSL), Sonia I. Seneviratne (ETH Zurich), Martin Wild (ETH Zurich)

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WG II

Current state: Expert and Government Review of Second Order Draft

Next steps:

1 May 2021: cut-off date for accepted papers

28 May – 23 Jul 2021: Final Government Distribution of the Final Draft and Government Review of the Summary for Policymakers

4–10 Oct 2021: 12th Session of Working Group II and 56th Session of the IPCC: Approval of the Summary for Policymakers, acceptance of the underlying Report (Location tbd)

Note: The timing of the approval sessions is still under consideration.

Swiss Authors: Carolina Adler (Mountain Research Initiative), Thomas Bernauer (ETH Zurich), Guéladio Cissé (Swiss TPH), Andreas Fischlin (ETH Zürich), Christian Huggel (University of Zurich), Veruska Muccione (University of Zurich), Rupa Mukerji (Helvetas Swiss Intercooperation)

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WG III

Current state: Expert & Government Review of the SOD & the FOD of the Summary for Policymakers (SPM)

Next steps:

Mar 2021: Literature deadline: cut-off date for accepted papers (delayed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, new date tbc)

tba 2021: Final Government Distribution (tba)

late 2021: Approval Plenary, Location TBC (tba)

Note: The timing of the approval sessions is still under consideration.

Swiss Authors: Anthony Patt (ETH Zurich), Mariama Williams (South Centre)

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SYR

Current state: Core Writing Team authors and Review Editors have been announced

Next steps:

tbc

Note: The timing of the approval sessions is still under consideration.

Swiss experts involved in the Scoping Meeting: Sonia I. Seneviratne (ETH Zürich)