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Report of the World Climate Conference 3 : better climate information for a better future, 31 August-4 September 2009, Geneva, Switzerland.

by ((3rd : World Climate Conference 2009 : Geneva Switzerland)); World Meteorological Organization.
Series: WMO (Series): no.1048.Publisher: Geneva, Switzerland : WMO, c2009Description: 80 p. : col. ill. ; 30 cm.ISBN: 9789263110480; 9263110484.Other title: Better climate information for a better future; Working together towards a global framework for climate services.Subject(s): Meteorological services -- Congresses | Climatic changes -- Research -- Congresses | Climatic changes -- Risk assessment -- CongressesSummary: The Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS), initiated by WCC-3, addresses the challenges of climate variability and change. Successful implementation of the framework will lead to enhanced climate observations, research, monitoring and modeling, a transformation of that information into sector-specific products and applications, and their widest possible use by all sectors of society in decision-making. In so doing, it will contribute to disaster risk-reduction and socio-economic development, including achievement of the Millennium Development Goals.--Publisher's description.
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The Global Framework for Climate Services (GFCS), initiated by WCC-3, addresses the challenges of climate variability and change. Successful implementation of the framework will lead to enhanced climate observations, research, monitoring and modeling, a transformation of that information into sector-specific products and applications, and their widest possible use by all sectors of society in decision-making. In so doing, it will contribute to disaster risk-reduction and socio-economic development, including achievement of the Millennium Development Goals.--Publisher's description.

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