The Policy & Practice of Climate Change & Water

Moving Climate Services Forward: A Systems Perspective

Governments, companies and individuals rely on accurate, timely, and accessible climate and weather information to make well-informed decisions and become more resilient to the changing climate. Climate services operations differ among countries and regions, reflecting diverse social, economic, and legal contexts, and national priorities. There are, however, common components of the climate services system that create the opportunity to share lessons and identify common principles that can be tailored to local, national, and regional circumstances.

The World Bank, the USAID-funded Learning Agenda on Climate Services, and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) are collaborating to identify these commonalities and create a forum for sharing information to help move climate services forward. To learn more about emerging best practices and the latest research, join expert CIS practitioners at a November 27 learning workshop, Moving Climate Services Forward: a Systems Perspective.

When: 8:30 am – 5:00 pm EDT; Tuesday, 27 November
Where: Webinar (online) & in person at Chemonics International (1717 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20006)
How to Register: Click here to register whether joining in person or virtually

Please register to join the discussion of these topics to help take climate and weather services forward to address the challenges of a changing climate. Either in person or virtual participation is possible. Online access information will be shared with registered participants. A provisional agenda for the workshop can be found online here.