[EmergingEthnoNetwork] U.N. climate panel needs to ‘fundamentally reform,’ review finds
Date: August 30, 2010 1:49:51 PM EDT
Subject: U.N. climate panel needs to 'fundamentally reform,' review finds
Source: Biocultural Diversity Planet | RSS Feed
by Agence France-Presse. UNITED NATIONS—A U.N.-ordered review said Monday that the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) needed to "fundamentally reform" how it operates after embarrassing errors in a landmark report dented its credibility. The five-month probe recommended an overhaul of the position of chair of the IPCC, currently held by Rajendra Pachauri, who said he would accept whatever fate member-states decide for him. The United Nations ordered the review by...