He chaired the PICC panel from 2002 until he resigned in 2015 after an employee at his research firm accused him of sexual harassment.
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Crowds of children skipped school Friday to join a global strike against climate change, heeding the rallying cry of teen activist Greta Thunberg.
The report finds that there's no way to stay within 2℃ warming without a significant drop in land-based emissions
A key point was the role of bioenergy & to what extent schemes should be rolled out to combat climate change.
Double of India's landmass needs to be devoted to biofuels, carbon capture & storage to cap warming at 1.5-deg C.
India's water woes mount, with floods, droughts and millions of citizens at the mercy of the monsoons
While parts of India face water scarcity, others are facing destruction due to flooding. Both result in death of animals, humans, and biodiversity. Policymakers face challenges as climate change leads to uncertainty.
The agricultural sector is the world’s largest source of non-carbon dioxide greenhouse gas emissions such as methane and nitrous oxide (N2O), both of which contribute significantly to climate change.
The IPCC report analyses our current situation, where we ought to be and plausible ways forward.
IPCC sounds alarm on climate change: Without US co-operation, the battle for reducing emissions can't be won
The report says that action must be taken to ensure that human civilisation becomes a zero-emission project by mid-century.
The report talks the impacts of global warming of 1.5 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels.
The report lays out the steps that will be taken to maintain Earth's average surface temperature.
While announcing the United States' withdrawal from the Paris Agreement, president Donald Trump said India wanted 'billions and billions and billions' of dollars in foreign aid in order to stay in the accord. But that is an alternative fact.
South Korean climate economist Hoesung Lee was elected Tuesday to head the UN's climate science panel, replacing Rajendra Pachauri of India, who quit in February over allegations of sexual harassment.
RK Pachauri stepped down as the chairman of the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on Tuesday following accusations of sexual harassment by a 29-year-old research associate working in his office.
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) on Sunday said its chairman RK Pachauri has expressed his inability to go to Nairobi next week for chairing its plenary session apparently in the wake of a complaint of sexual harassment against him.