Science Assessments

Prof. Ford has had leading roles in international and domestic science assessments, including those of the IPCC and Arctic Council. A key focus of @ccadapt includes knowledge synthesis, with the team pioneering the use of systematic review approaches in a climate change context.


Lead author roles
2017-2018. IPCC Special Report on the Impacts of Global Warming >1.5C (chp 4)

2017. UNEP Adaptation Gap report (chp’s 3, 4, 5)

2015-17. Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic Assessment, Baffin Bay Davis Strait region, Arctic Council (chp’s 11&12)

2017. IRIS 2 Food Security chapter, Arcticnet.

2014-2016. Canada’s national assessment of climate change and the coasts (chp 4)

Contributing author
2015-17. “Human Health” chapter of the Arctic Council’s Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic Assessment, Baffin Bay Davis Strait region

2015-17. “Adaptation” chapter in of the Arctic Council’s Adaptation Actions for a Changing Arctic Assessment, Bering / Chukchi / Beaufort Sea region.

2017. IRIS 2 Travel and Hunting chapter, ArcitcNet.

2014. “Canada in a Changing Climate: Sector Perspectives on Impacts and Adaptation,” Government of Canada.

2013. Arctic Resilience Report, Arctic Council (chp 5)

2013. Canadian National Assessment, NRCan (chp3)

2007. IPCC AR4.