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Published: September 30, 2013

Climate change public forum photos

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Here are the photos from our public forum on 28 September to discuss the new IPCC climate report.


Olov Amelin (Nobel Museum director) and Daniel Rosqvist (Tom Tits Experiment) opening the event. Image: Jonas Förare.

Olov Amelin (Nobel Museum director) and Daniel Rosqvist (Tom Tits Experiment) opening the event. Image: Jonas Förare.

Olov Amelin (Nobel Museum director) and Daniel Rosqvist (Tom Tits Experiment) opening the event. Image: Jonas Förare.

Hans Rosling holds up a copy of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report Working Group I summary for policymakers. Image: Jonas Förare.

Hans Rosling holds up a copy of the IPCC Fifth Assessment Report Working Group I summary for policymakers. Image: Jonas Förare.

Hans Rosling. Image: Jonas Förare.

Hans Rosling. Image: Jonas Förare.

IPCC Working Group I co-chair Thomas Stocker. Image: Jonas Förare.

IPCC Working Group I co-chair Thomas Stocker. Image: Jonas Förare.

IPCC Working Group I co-chair Thomas Stocker. Image: Jonas Förare.

IPCC Working Group I co-chair Thomas Stocker with the moderator Johan Kuylenstierna, director of the Stockholm Environment Institute. Image: Jonas Förare.

Panellists IGBP director Sybil Seitzinger and IPCC lead author Markku Rummukainen. Image: Jonas Förare.

Panellists (L-R) Sybil Seitzinger, Markku Rummukainen, Deliang Chen, Thomas Stocker. Image: Jonas Förare.

Panellists (L-R) Sybil Seitzinger, Markku Rummukainen, Deliang Chen, Thomas Stocker. Image: Jonas Förare.

Panellists (L-R) Sybil Seitzinger, Markku Rummukainen, Deliang Chen, Thomas Stocker. Image: Jonas Förare.


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