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The GDPFS is an international mechanism that coordinates Member capacities to prepare and make meteorological analyses and forecast products available to all Members. It enables delivery of harmonized services and is currently organized as a network of Global, Regional and National Centres.
Start date1 June 1963
Within its mandate in the areas of weather, climate and water, WMO focuses on many different aspects and issues from observations, information exchange and research to weather forecasts and early warnings, from capacity development and monitoring of greenhouse gases to application services and much, much more.
Through its Technical Commissions, Programmes, Projects and Regional Offices, as well as its synergistic and public-private partnerships, WMO facilitates and coordinates an Earth system approach to the gathering and free exchange of observations, promotion and integration of research and the development and delivery of services in the areas of weather, climate and water.
Publish Date: 6 October 2021
National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHS) have a critical role to play as humanity faces growing risks from weather and climate extremes (IPCC 2021). Climate and weather information and early warning systems enable timely and effective decision-making to protect lives and livelihoods, supporting global efforts to reduce poverty and promote shared prosperity (WMO et al 2015).
Publish Date: 5 October 2021
While our everyday experience of weather is dominated by its local impact, weather and climate are truly global phenomena.
Publish Date: 8 October 2021
Weather and climate are global in nature and all successful attempts to understand, monitor and predict them ultimately rely on international collaboration and the global exchange of observations and other data.
Publish Date: 20 October 2021
Congress approves sweeping initiatives to strengthen the international exchange of observations and other Earth system data Geneva, 20 October 2021 (WMO) - The World Meteorological Congress has approved three sweeping...
The WMO's Global Cryosphere Watch (GCW) fosters international coordination and partnerships between scientific and operational communities with the goal of meeting the cryosphere data and information need of Members and partners, in support of Earth system monitoring, modeling and prediction. GCW operates under the remit of the Infrastructure Commission (INFCOM).
Publish Date: 12 October 2021
The new issue of the World Meteorological Organization’s Bulletin is dedicated entirely to international data exchange in Earth system monitoring and prediction and to the role of WMO data policy in establishing and maintaining this exchange.