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Issue 7, April 2021

GWE Forum Webinar 4

The Future Promise from Global Weather Information

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The Global Weather Enterprise continuously pushes the boundaries to unlock socio-economic benefits through the delivery of meteorological and climate services. Dr. Florence Rabier, will address the vision and implications of new strategies, policies, and emerging technologies to the global weather information in the context of the new ECMWF Strategy to 2030.

Thursday 22 April 2021, 13.00-14.30 UTC

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The WeatherPod

New episode is now online - Episode 9: Insuring Weather Risks

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New GWE Forum publications

The economic recovery following the adverse impacts of COVID 19 is an opportunity for the region to benefit from an expanding digital ecosystem. This new GFDRR report suggests that open data policies would jump start the transformation to data economies in creasing climate resilience, and increase the ability of the weather enterprise to create and distribute the knowledge needed by everyone to make weather-informed decisions. Get your copy here >>

Other reports & summaries of past GWE Forum activities

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Other Events

Microsoft and the UN Sustainable Development Goals

The WMO Open Consultative Platform (OCP) invites Microsoft for a webinar on "Microsoft and the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) – A deep dive into digital technologies and innovations to accelerate climate, water and weather goals.", to be held at 16:00 – 17:30 CEST of 21 April 2021.

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