Who has been elected as the new head of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)?

Who has been elected as the new head of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC)?
[A]Lee Hoi-chang
[B]Rajendra Pachauri
[C]Hoesung Lee
[D]Jean-Pascal van Ypersele

Hoesung Lee
The South Korean economist, Dr. Hoesung Lee (69) has been elected as the new chairperson of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) of United Nations. He succeeded India’s Rajendra Pachauri, who served as IPCC chair for 13 years and resigned in February 2015 amid a sexual harassment scandal. Prof Lee, an expert on climate economics and sustainable development, is a professor at the Graduate School of Energy and Environment of Korea University in Republic of Korea. He is also part of the president advisory board on climate change of Asian Development Bank (ADB). He is the fourth person to lead the IPCC in its 27-year history.

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