DPMM Doctoral Student Ms. Veronique Morin participated in IPCC’s (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) meeting held from 23 to 26 October 2012 in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The meeting was IPCC’s Working Group II Fifth Assessment Report (AR5) Lead Authors Meeting #3. Working Group II prepares the “Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability” volume of the IPCC’s Climate Change Assessment Reports. Specifically, WGII assesses the scientific, technical, environmental, economic and social aspects of the vulnerability (sensitivity and adaptability) to climate change of, and the negative and positive consequences for, ecological systems, socio-economic sectors and human health, with an emphasis on regional sectoral and cross-sectoral issues. As Chapter Scientist for the ‘Small Island States’ regional specific chapter, Ms. Morin supports the Lead Author team in their contribution towards the AR5 Report due for publication in 2014.