In 2011, a UNFCCC Workshop on Research was held in conjunction with SBSTA 34. Researcher Esteban Jobbagy (Argentina), Principal Investigator of CRN 2031 presented findings on interactions between land cover and climate.
In the subsequent SBSTA 34 Dialogue on developments in research activities relevant to the needs of the Convention, the IAI manager for science programs Ione Anderson presented highlights of Tropical Dry Forest network CRN2021 on communicating science to policy-makers and on capacity-building to delegates, scientists and representatives from regional and international research organizations and the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC).
Workshop on Research: agenda, presentations and report
Research dialogue: agenda, presentations and report
see also page 27 of IAI Newsletter 2-2011