Save the date! From May 29 to June 1, 2018

Workshop on Data Management for Climate Services

The workshop pursues the Exchange of knowledge and experiences related to the provision of high-quality climate services aimed at sectors prioritized by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) and at all citizens.

The “Data Management for Climate Services” workshop is aimed at technical and academic communities involved in the generation of national climate services. Methodologies are focused on subjects such as quality control, homogenization, data grids, products and free software use and will include practical examples of climate services implemented in the region. The workshop will also contribute to the permanent improvement of technical and academic skills of the professionals that will constitute a generation network of climate products and services regionally and globally.

The event will be held at the National Meteorology and Hydrology Service of Peru (SENAMHI) Lima-Peru, from May 29 to June 1 and seeks to share the progress made in the implementation of climate services in the Latin American region and exchange best practices in climate-related methodologies and products.

The workshop will be conducted in two languages and there will be professional Spanish-English/English Spanish translation service.

Participants may register free of charge until February 22, 2018.

Registration Sheet

Financial Support
Persons interested in applying for traveling expenses (travel tickets, accommodations and meals) must send a message to climandes2@gmail.com with the following information:
  • Curriculum Vitae summary (half a page)
  • Letter of motivation (half a page)

IMPORTANT: financing may only be requested by persons from Latin America who previously submitted the abstract.

Financing applications will be received until February 4, 2018, 18 hrs UTC through the following email: climandes2@gmail.com

Reception of Abstracs

Abstracts must correspond to the subjects addressed in the sessions and must be sent to the following email: climandes2@gmail.com
Download an example of an abstract.
Abstracts may be sent in Spanish or in English.

Deadline for reception is January 15, 2018, 18 hrs UTC

About Climandes 2
Climandes forms part of the Global Program for Climate Change and Environment of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (COSUDE). The initiative seeks to provide reliable and timely climate services for decision making in the search of more resilient development in the face of climate variability in joint efforts with the meteorological services of Switzerland (MeteoSwiss) and Peru (SENAMHI) the academy, the private sector and the citizens. It is implemented within the context of the Global Framework for Climate Services of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

For further information on the workshop visit the following link enlace.

Relevant links:
CLIMANDES Project, ficha de proyecto, Swiss Embassy, Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (COSUDE)
Web National Meteorology and Hydrology Service of Peru
Web La Molina University
Web World Meteorological Organization
Web MeteoSwiss

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