Sir John Houghton

Sir John Houghton is a leading climate scientist. He was co-chair of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) scientific assessment working group and lead editor of the first three IPCC reports. In December 2007 he received the Nobel Peace Prize as part of the IPCC delegation, alongside the former vice-president of the United States of America, Al Gore.

He has been professor in atmospheric physics at the University of Oxford and Chief Executive at the Met Office.

He is currently chairman of the John Ray Initiative, an organisation connecting environment, science and Christianity.

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