Understanding climate
for the benefit of society

Mitigation of Climate Change

Working Group III assesses how to do to adapt to climate changes and options for mitigating climate change.


Climate Change 2014: Mitigation of Climate Change from IPCC WG3 on Youtube.

Working Group III: Mitigation of Climate Change assesses literature on the scientific, technological, environmental, economic and social aspects of mitigation of climate change. The report presents the options for mitigating climate change, and it transparently lays out risks, uncertainty and ethical foundations of climate change mitigation policies on the global, national and sub-national level. In addition, the report investigates mitigation measures for all major sectors and assesses investment and finance issues.

Link to the report here.

Link to Summary for Policymakers.