Special Report on climate change, desertification, land degradation, sustainable land management, food security, and greenhouse gas fluxes in terrestrial ecosystems (SRCCL)

The First Order Draft (FOD) of the IPCC SRCCL is now open for review.


The expert review of the First Order Draft will take place from 11 June 2018 to 5 August 2018 midnight (GMT+2).

If you are interested in reviewing the FOD please register before 29 July 2018, 23:59 CEST on www.ipcc.ch/apps/comments/srccl/fod/register.php

All the experts who have been nominated for any role in SRCCL but were not selected will be (or have been) notified separately by the IPCC office about this review.

Please note that this FOD is a confidential document which must not be distributed, cited or quoted.

Additional information on the role of Expert Reviewer is available in Annex 1 of Appendix A to the Principles Governing IPCC Work.

If you have any questions about the process, please contact the IPCC Working Group III TSU at tsu@ipcc-wg3.ac.uk

The Government and Expert Review of the Second Order Draft of the Special Report on Climate Change and Land will follow in November 2018 (19 November 2018 to 13 January 2019).

Please send a copy of your review if possible at urs.neu@scnat.ch.