The IPCC Working Group I (WGI) Technical Support Unit (TSU) would like to solicit your views regarding how the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak is impacting the international research community and its contribution to the IPCC Sixth Assessment Cycle (AR6).

Working Group I is undergoing its Second Order Draft Expert and Government Review until 06 June 2020 (To register as a reviewer please click here: The deadline for papers to be accepted for publication that can be cited in the Final Draft of the WGI Report is 30 September 2020. The WGI TSU, and the IPCC more broadly, is investigating whether the COVID-19 outbreak could have any negative impacts on the IPCC AR6. We would be grateful if you could spare 5 minutes of your time to complete the following survey. The more information you provide us, the better informed our decisions will be. The survey should take no more than 10 minutes of your time.

Thank you, on behalf of the WGI Bureau and Technical Support Unit