Rajendra Pachauri Re-elected as IPCC Chair
the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), being held in Geneva,
Switzerland, from 31 August to 4 September 2008, Rajendra Pachauri, the IPCC
Chairman, was re-elected by acclamation.
Pachauri has led the IPCC since 2002,
and under his leadership the Panel released its Fourth Assessment Report and
was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize. [IPCC
press release, 2 September 2008]