The United Nations is to review IPCC (Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change) processes. The IAC (InterAcademy Council) has been charged with this task.
It is not a review of the Climate science itself. It's about "quality control":
REVIEW'S TERMS OF REFERENCELet's hope it restores public trust.
Scientists to review climate body (BBC 10 March 2010)
- Analyse the IPCC process, including links with other UN agencies
- Review the use of non-peer reviewed sources, and quality control on data
- Assess how procedures handle "the full range of scientific views"
- Review how the IPCC communicates with the public and the media
The report, due in August, is a red herring. It's time for action not this distraction. Its results will be ignored or distorted by the climate contrarians.