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Joeri Rogelj

Joeri Rogelj (Belgian) is the Director of Research at the Imperial College London (United Kingdom), and a Senior Research Scholar at the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Laxenburg (Austria). His research explores how societies can transform towards sustainable futures by connecting Earth system sciences to the study of societal change and policy and has published on the effectiveness of international climate change agreements, carbon budgets, net zero targets, deep decarbonisation (1.5°C) pathways, and interactions between climate and sustainable development. 

Joeri Rogelj was Lead Author in the WG I contribution to the IPCC AR6 (chapter on Global carbon and other biogeochemical cycles and feedbacks) and Coordinating Lead Author of the IPCC Special Report on Global Warming of 1.5 °C (chapter on Mitigation pathways compatible with 1.5°C in the context of sustainable development). He is Lead Author on annual science synthesis reports by the UN Environment Programme. In 2021, he was ranked by Reuters 31st in the list of the top 1000 world climate scientists. 

Joeri Rogelj holds a Doctoral degree from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zürich.

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