Navigation Links
IOS Press congratulates IPCC with Nobel Peace Prize
Date:12/10/2007

Amsterdam, 10 December 2007 The Norwegian Nobel Committee has awarded the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), represented by Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri, and (former US Vice-President) Al Gore with the Nobel Peace Prize for 2007 for their efforts to build up and disseminate greater knowledge about man-made climate change, and to lay the foundations for the measures that are needed to counteract such change. Today, 10 December, the laureates will receive the Nobel Peace Prize at the Oslo City Hall in Norway.

Dr. Rajendra K. Pachauri, Chairman of the IPCC and Director-General of The Energy and Resources Institute (TERI) is also Editor-in-Chief of the journal Recourses, Energy and Development. IOS Press is responsible for the distribution and marketing outside India of this journal and several other TERI publications. We are very proud to work with Dr. Pachauri and hereby extend our warmest congratulations.

Through the scientific reports it has issued over the past two decades, the IPCC has created an ever-broader informed consensus about the connection between human activities and global warming. Thousands of scientists and officials from over one hundred countries have collaborated to achieve greater certainty as to the scale of the warming. Whereas in the 1980s global warming seemed to be merely an interesting hypothesis, the 1990s produced firmer evidence in its support. In the last few years, the connections have become even clearer and the consequences still more apparent.


'/>"/>

Contact: Susan Hendriks
s.hendriks@iospress.nl
31-206-883-355
IOS Press
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1

Related biology news :

1. High blood pressure, low energy -- a recipe for heart failure
2. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 8, 2007
3. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- Aug. 15, 2007
4. Bits of junk RNA aid master tumor-suppressor gene
5. American Chemical Societys Weekly Press Pac
6. American Chemical Societys Weekly Presspac -- Aug. 29, 2007
7. New CPR promises better results by compressing abdomen, not Chest
8. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- Sept. 12, 2007
9. Women more depressed and men more impulsive with reduced serotonin functioning
10. American Chemical Societys Weekly PressPac -- Sept. 19, 2007
11. Studies: Children obese due to a host of unhealthy pressures
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/4/2017)... YORK , April 4, 2017   EyeLock ... today announced that the United States Patent and Trademark ... patent broadly covers the linking of an iris image ... same transaction) and represents the company,s 45 th ... latest patent is very timely given the multi-modal biometric ...
(Date:3/30/2017)... 2017 The research team of The Hong ... fingerprint identification by adopting ground breaking 3D fingerprint minutiae recovery and ... speed and accuracy for use in identification, crime investigation, immigration control, ... ... A research team led ...
(Date:3/28/2017)... March 28, 2017 The report ... (Camera, Monitors, Servers, Storage Devices), Software (Video Analytics, VMS), ... - Global Forecast to 2022", published by MarketsandMarkets, the ... and is projected to reach USD 75.64 Billion by ... 2022. The base year considered for the study is ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):
(Date:5/19/2017)... , ... May 19, 2017 , ... In response to ... gait disorders, Biodex Medical Systems, Inc. announces the release of their Gait Trainer 3 ... been joined with a biomedical system to aid in rehabilitating individuals with cerebral palsy, ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... 18, 2017 , ... Dr. Ralph Mobbs of the Neuro ... Wales Private Hospital. The procedure was performed on a 46-year-old male patient suffering ... prior to undergoing surgery. , The AxioMed viscoelastic disc is a next-generation disc ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... , ... May 16, 2017 , ... Clinical Supplies Management ... appointments as the company continues to grow. CSM has doubled in size over ... is executing an aggressive growth strategy. , Roger Gasper joins CSM as Chief Financial ...
(Date:5/18/2017)... ... May 17, 2017 , ... ... its scientific power by providing investigators access to a high-profile scientific advisory ... the scientific advisory board. “We are committed to offering superior services and ...
Breaking Biology Technology: