Bulletin

Bulletin

Vol 68 (2) - 2019

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The WMO Bulletin is the official journal of the World Meteorological Organization. The Bulletin was first published in 1952 and is produced in English, French, Russian and Spanish. The Bulletin is currently issued twice yearly in print and online.

The Seventeenth World Meteorological Congress in 2015 appointed Petteri Taalas as Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and gave him a strong mandate to reform the WMO governance structure....

The Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) provides a basis for the structured and coherent framing of the science, data, operations and applications fundamental to transitioning to a climate smart...

Climate change and air pollution have negative impacts on several aspects of human activities, especially on health and economies. Environment-related hazards – extreme weather events, failure of climate- change mitigation...

Air pollution is the greatest environmental risk to human health. Outdoor air pollution leads to more than 4 million deaths each year, mostly in developing countries (World Health Organization (WHO),...

The effects of climate change are becoming more evident. Governments are addressing the challenge of climate change through international accords such as the Paris Agreement in 2015. To evaluate progress...

Over the past decades, meteorological and hydrological services have seen a growing participation of the private sector in weather and climate services (WCS)1 as a result of many interacting factors. Technical...