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August 14, 2019

Promoted and facilitated by the World Meteorological Organization in cooperation with the GFCS Partner Advisory Committee, the GFCS focuses on developing and delivering information services in agriculture and food security, disaster risk reduction, energy, health and water, and organizes its work around observations and monitoring; climate services information systems; research, modelling and p

August 8, 2019

The Regional Climate Consortium for Asia and the Pacific (RCCAP) is a community of practice, established by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) to facilitate the development, dissemination and application of climate information in support climate resilient development in its Developing Member Countries (DMCs).

May 14, 2019

By Moussa Labo1, Mariane Diop Kane2, Filipe Lucio3 and Veronica Grasso

April 11, 2019

On 4 April 2019, the GFCS Tanzania Project Delivery Team (PDT) met at the Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) Headquarters to take stock of the implementation of activities under the Adaptation Programme in Africa (APA II) project. 

March 13, 2019

As the recognition of the dependence between climate change and variability and human welfare grows, climate action continues gaining importance on the global development agenda.

March 13, 2019

What needs to come together in order to get a timely rainfall forecast to Senegalese farmers for the growing season? How can meteorologists in Rwanda ensure that their data and analyses benefit local populations?

November 20, 2018

Climate information services (CIS) promote adaptation to climate variability in many sectors, from agriculture to water, by providing tailored and timely knowledge about climate patterns in the form of tools, products, websites, radio broadcasts, and bulletins.

November 15, 2018

Switzerland's National Centre for Climate Services (NCCS) launched its new web portal on 13 November 2018, delivering scientifically sound information in an easily digestible format to its network of climate service producers and users.

October 1, 2018
September 21, 2018

On 17th September 2018, World Meteorological Organization (WMO) in collaboration with Tanzania Meteorological Agency (TMA) organized a technical workshop on the Global Framework for Climate Services Adaptation Programme in Africa (GFCS APA) phase II, which took place at Golden Jubilee Tower, in Dar es Salaam.

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