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Socio-Economic Applications of Public weather Services (PWS)

Presentations at the First Meeting of The Task Force on Socio-Economic Applications of  Public Weather  (PWS), Geneva, Switzerland, 15 to 18 May 2006

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Author(s)

Affiliation

Bridging the Gap Between Providers and Users of Weather, Climate and water Information (pdf)

Bruce Stewart

Australia Bureau of Meteorology

Public Weather Services(pdf)

Bruce Stewart

Australia Bureau of Meteorology

The National Agricultural Monitoring System of Australia: An Overview (pdf)

Bruce Stewart

Australia Bureau of Meteorology

The Media and Weather: A User and a A Channel to End-Users (pdf)

Gerald Fleming 

Met Aireann

Meeting Background, Objectives and Expected Outcomes Haleh Kootval WMO  
Public Weather Services Haleh Kootval WMO  

Requirements for and use of Weather, Climate, and Water Information: A users perspective from the IFRC (pdf)

Antony Spalton

International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent s societies

Societal Impacts and Economic Benefits of Weather Information (Collaborative Program)(pdf)

Jeffrey K. Lazo 

Societal Impacts Program,
National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA

Overall US Sector Sensitivity Assessment Evaluation of the Sensitivity of  U. S. Economic Sectors to Weather Variability
(1) Jeffrey K. Lazo
(2) Mega Harrod
(3) Donald Waldma
(1) Societal Impacts Program,
National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA

(2) Stratus Consulting / University of Colorado

(3) University of Colorado
University of New Mexico

 
Economic Value of Current and
Improved Weather Forecasts in the
U.S. Household Sector
(Executive Summary)
(pdf)
(1)Dr. Rodney Weiher, 
(2)Jeffrey K. Lazo
(1)Office of Policy and Strategic
Planning 

(2)Societal Impacts Program,
National Center for Atmospheric Research, Boulder, Colorado, USA

 

Providers of Weather, Climate and Water Information (pdf)

Kang Thean Shon

Malaysian Meteorological Department

Maximizing the Effectiveness and Socio-Economic Benefits of Weather Products and Services – the Hong Kong Experience(pdf) Queenie C.C. Lam
Scientific Officer
Hong Kong Observatory
Hong Kong, China
 

Requirements for and Use of Weather, Climate, and Water Information
in the (french) Energy Sector  
(pdf)

Laurent Dubus

EDF R&D

Providers of Weather, Climate and Water Information  (pdf)

Mnikeli Ndabambi

African Weather Service

Weather, Climate and Water Information in Agricultural Applications (pdf)

Pai-Yei Whung, Ph.D.

Office of International Research Programs Agricultural Research Service, USDA, U.S.A

Weather and Climate Information Use in Agriculture (pdf)

Pai-Yei Whung, Ph.D.

Office of International Research Programs Agricultural Research Service, USDA, U.S.A.

Climate Information for Health: managing climate sensitive diseases (pdf)

Stephen Connor

International Research Institute for Climate & Society (IRI), The Earth Institute at Columbia University, New York

Climate and Health: Using Climate to Predict Infectious Disease Epidemics (pdf)

Stephen Connor

International Research Institute for Climate & Society (IRI), The Earth Institute at Columbia University, New York

Discussion on Identification of Prototype of Education and Training Tools for NMHSs  (pdf)

TANG Xu

Shanghai Regional Center China Meteorological Administration

Meteorological Services Practice and Consideration (pdf)

TANG  Xu

Shanghai Regional Center China Meteorological Administration

Examples (pdf)

Dr. Donald A. Wilhite

National Drought Mitigation Center International Drought Information Center University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska U.S.A.

NHMS Development and World Bank (pdf)

Vladimir Tsirkunov

Drought Monitoring, Mitigation and Preparedness in the U.S.: An End to End Approach (pdf)

Dr. Donald A. Wilhite

National Drought Mitigation Center International Drought Information Center University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska U.S.A.

World Weather Watch Programme (pdf) - WMO  
SECURE AND SUSTAINABLE LIVING: Social and Economic Benefits of Weather, Climate and Water Services (pdf) Dr. R. A. de Guzman WMO  
The WMO World Climate Programme (WCP)(pdf) - WMO  
 
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