Rajendra K. Pachauri
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Rajendra Pachauri was elected Chairman of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) in 2002. He has been involved in the work of the IPCC since its Second Assessment Report in 1995, as a Lead Author. He was then Vice-President of the IPCC during the Third Assessment Report.

Pachauri has been the head of TERI, The Energy and Resources Institute, since its establishment 25 years ago. TERI focuses on scientific and technological research and strategic thinking in the fields of energy, environment, forestry, biotechnology, conservation of natural resources and sustainable development.

Pachauri was awarded the Padma Bhushan by the President of India in January 2001, one of India’s highest civilian awards. He was also awarded the “Officier De La Légion D’Honneur” by the Government of France in 2006.

Pachauri was a Research Fellow at The World Bank, Washington, DC in 1990. He also served as adviser to the Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the fields of energy and sustainable management of natural resources from 1994 till 1999. At the international level, he has been President of the Asian Energy Institute since 1992.

Pachauri earned an M.S. in Industrial Engineering, a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, and a Ph.D. in Economics from North Carolina State Univers


Lectures:

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flag How Would Climate Change Influence Society in the 21st Century? (Panel)
as moderator at  MIT World Series: Nobel Laureate Speakers,
together with: Akimasa Sumi, John Reilly, Adil Najam, Howard Herzog, Michael W. Golay, William Moomaw, Andreas Fischlin,
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flag How Would Climate Change Influence Society in the 21st Century?
as author at  MIT World Series: Nobel Laureate Speakers,
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