Hoesung Lee elected as Chairman of IPCC

Hoesung Lee elected as Chairman of IPCC

Lee - News Update 9th OctoberHoesung Lee of South Korea has been elected Chairman of Inter-governmental Panel for Climate Change (IPCC). He was elected in on-going 42nd session IPCC in Dubrovnik, Croatia by 78 votes to 56 in a run-off election with Jean-Pascale van Ypersele from Belgium. Lee succeeds environmentalist R.K. Pachauri of India who had resigned following the sexual abuse scandal in which he was allegedly involved.

About Hoesung Lee

Presently, he professor in the economics of climate change, energy and sustainable development. Read More

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