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Dr. Bejoy Thomas from the Humanities and Social Sciences department was a contributing author to Chapter 18 of IPCC AR6 WG2 report titled "Climate Change 2022: Impacts, Adaptation and Vulnerability". Some of the past and ongoing research by Dr. Thomas pertains to the topic of climate resilient development pathways which was the subject of the chapter.

Related discussions appeared in these articles in the media:

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In this Wire article Dr. Bejoy Thomas shared his views on climate change policies in the context of the IPCC AR6 Synthesis Report titled Climate Change 2023, released by on March 20, 2023. 

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