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The UN Food Systems Summit generated global attention on food systems and set the stage for food system transformation. It is widely recognized that enhancing all aspects of food systems and their interactions, a clear, rigorous, and comprehensive set of metrics and indicators are required to guide
The High-level launch event will take place on 11 October 2022, 3.00-4.30 PM CEST. The event will be virtual. Please register here. The 2022 State of Climate Services: Energy Report, prepared by WMO and 25 partner organizations and initiatives, highlights progress made in climate services for energy
The WMO Secretary-General has today issued an announcement and call for abstracts for the Eighth International Workshop on Volcanic Ash (IWVA-8), to be convened as an in-person only event in Rotorua, New Zealand on 4 and 5 February 2023. This announcement is available via these links: English |
On 20, 21 and 23 September 2022 WMO convened a series of online information sessions across Regional Associations I, II, III, IV, V and VI regarding a proposed amendment to the aeronautical meteorological personnel qualification and competency requirements. To playback recordings of the three 90
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The new WICAP Airline Manual has been published under the WMO-IATA Collaborative AMDAR Programme (WICAP). The Aircraft Meteorological Data Relay (AMDAR) observing system is a well-established, World Meteorological Organization (WMO) programme that has existed since the 1980s, producing reports of
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We are happy to announce the release of a new version of the OSCAR/Surface application ( Since today, Tuesday, 20 September 2022, the release version 1.8.3 is available which includes the automatic synchronization of national focal points contacts between OSCAR/Surface
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Considering a good number of drivers, such as the ongoing reform of the United Nations Development System, the 2030 Agenda, the COVID-19 crisis, as well as the WMO Early Warning System Initiative, requiring joint actions and strengthened cooperation among all UN organizations, WMO and UNECE high
The Second Session of the WMO Services Commission (SERCOM-2, 17 to 21 October 2022) will consider a plan of action for the discontinuation of the Technical Regulations (WMO-No. 49), Volume II, Meteorological Service for International Air Navigation. In this connection, a comprehensive communication