Outcome of the World Meteorological Congress Extraordinary Session 2012 with respect to the Global Framework for Climate Services implementation. Submission from the World Meteorological Organization.

Symbol

FCCC/SBSTA/2012/MISC.21

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Item 7 of the provisional agenda
Research and systematic observation
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Abstract

The Subsidiary Body for Scientific and Technological Advice (SBSTA), at its thirty fifth session, recognized that the Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS) is an important initiative to underpin science-based adaptation and to support countries in meeting the challenges of climate variability and change.1 It invited the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) to provide, at the thirty-seventh session of the SBSTA, information on the outcome of the Extraordinary Session of the WMO Congress that was held in October 2012 with respect to GFCS implementation. The following submission has been received from WMO in response to the above invitation. In accordance with the procedure for miscellaneous documents, this submission is attached and reproduced in the language in which it was received and without formal editing

Conference

Doha Climate Change Conference - November 2012

Session

SBSTA 37

Document Type

IGO submissions

Keywords

intergovernmental organizations
submissions
climate change
climate variability
project activities
governance

Corporate Author

UNFCCC. Secretariat
World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

Date of publication