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The response of atmospheric carbon dioxide to reduced emissions due to the COVID-19 lockdown has been presented in the UNFCCC special event "SBSTA Chair information event with the scientific community". The recording and additional material are available here. Key messages: Concentrations of
RA II WIGOS Project Newsletter Vol. 11 No. 1, June 2020
The RA II WIGOS Project Newsletter Vol. 11 No. 1, June 2020, is now available from http://www.jma.go.jp/jma/jma-eng/satellite/ra2wigosproject/ra2wigosnewsletter.html.
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Today, WMO further updated its preliminary guidelines for aeronautical meteorological service providers (AMSPs) during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to include reference to a new ICAO publication - specifically Doc 10144, ICAO Handbook for CAAs (Civil Aviation Authorities) on the Management of
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Issue 1/2020 of the WMO Services for Aviation Newsletter has just been issued. The newsletter, issued two times per year, brings the meteorological and aviation communities up-to-date on some of the latest developments within WMO, its Members and its partner organizations such as ICAO. The latest
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Today, following an intensive period of (virtual) consultation with WMO Members and partner organizations, the Secretary-General of WMO has approved the establishment of a Standing Committee on Services for Aviation (SC-AVI). Under the WMO Services Commission (SERCOM), the SC-AVI becomes the primary
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Further to our News Item on 8 April 2020, WMO has today issued a 'pre-announcement' letter to Permanent Representatives of WMO Members in Regional Associations I (Africa), II (Asia), V (South-West Pacific) and VI (Europe) relating to the United Kingdom Met Office (UKMO)/World Meteorological
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Today, WMO further updated its preliminary guidelines for aeronautical meteorological service providers (AMSPs) during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to include a new Chapter 6 providing a link to general Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) prepared by the United Nations. The updated preliminary
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WMO has published the "RA II and RA V Survey on the Use of Satellite Data (SP-14)".
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Today, WMO updated its preliminary guidelines for aeronautical meteorological service providers (AMSPs) during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic to include a new Chapter 4 addressing return-to-work considerations. The updated preliminary guidelines are available here. CLICK HERE to return to our
Secretary General Taalas and heads of WHO and UN Environment
The heads of the World Health Organization (WHO), UN Environment and World Meteorological Organization (WMO) have launched a new global coalition on health, environment and climate change. One of its overall goals is to reduce the annual 12.6 million deaths caused by environmental risks, and