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May 16, 2018

Niger has released its first Climate-Water Resource Bulletin, developed by a working group set up through the country’s National Framework for Climate Services (NFCS).

April 6, 2018

Le Cadre National pour les Services Climatiques (CNSC) du Niger a passé un nouveau cap avec sa vulgarisation au niveau régional. En effet, des forums de mobilisation des acteurs du CNSC ont été organisés respectivement le 27 Février 2018 à Dosso et le 1er Mars 2018 à Maradi.

February 21, 2018

While public sector interest in climate information services (CIS) is concerned with resilience in the face of climate variability and change, the private sector is beginning to recognize that there is a growing market for climate services. Public-private partnerships (PPPs) are helping to bridge gaps in public services around the globe. 

February 21, 2018

"Climate sensitive information needs to reach the right people for the appropriate decision that needs to be is not just about useful information, but about valuable information based on user needs".

February 21, 2018

WMO Secretary-General Petteri Taalas has met with the Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Mauritania, Yahya Ould Hademine, to agree on the preparation of a development plan for its National Meteorological and Hydrological Service.

February 5, 2018

In December 2017, Niger released its first Health Climate Bulletin, which was produced by the multidisciplinary Climate-Health Group. This is one of five climate thematic groups set up under the Niger’s National Framework for Climate Services, which is now under implementation.

January 30, 2018

In Senegal, cereal production is estimated to have increased by 20% in 2017 compared to 2016. Climate experts will investigate how much climate services contributed to this improvement in coming years, given Senegal’s dedication to ramping up climate services in the country. 

January 15, 2018

A prerequisite for reliable climate services are high-quality climate observations. To support this, Servicio Nacional de Meteorología e Hidrología del Perú (SENAMHI) is organizing the Data Management for Climate Services Workshop from 29 May to 1 June 2018 in Lima, Peru.

January 12, 2018

In 2017 several well-attended courses were offered to participants of up to 15 countries from the region. They aimed at enhancing the provision and use of climate information in Ibero-America and supported the Regional Training Center Peru: