IPBES have announced the start of the external review of the second order draft of the chapters and the first order draft of the summary for policymakers of the assessment on values.
The period for this external review of the chapters is from 20 January to 19 March 2021. The draft of the summary for policymakers will be made available a few days after 20 January 2021.
This second external review is addressed to Governments and interested and qualified experts, including scientists, decision makers, practitioners and other knowledge holders. To ensure the highest scientific quality and policy relevance of the assessment, the Multidisciplinary Expert Panel is seeking the widest-possible participation from experts from all relevant disciplines and backgrounds. To ensure consistency with and continuity from the first external review, those who participated in the first review are particularly invited to send comments.
To participate as an expert reviewer in this external review:
- Register as user of the IPBES website (ipbes.net/user/register)
- Apply to become an expert reviewer for individual chapters or for the summary for policymakers of the values assessment at ipbes.net/registration/values-assessment/sod (this will only work when logged in first as IPBES website user).
For more information, please visit the IPBES website via the link below.