GCOS Steering Committee, XIXth session

The 19th session of the GCOS Steering Committee will be held 20 - 23 September 2011 at ECMWF in Reading, UK.

(Last update: 16 September 2011)

All documents as zip file (6.7 MB) (Status:  16 September)

List of documents

Agenda Item
Doc. No.
Description

Date Posted/ Updated

    Draft Agenda
16 September
1
1.4 Arrangements for the Session -- Secretariat
23 August
2
2.1 Report of the Chairman -- Simmons
30 August
2
2.2 Report of the Director -- Richter
6 September
3
3 UNFCCC:  From Cancun to Durban -- Lichte
14 September
4
4.1 An Overview of GCOS Regional Activities -- Westermeyer
26 August
4
4.2 The GCOS Cooperation Mechanism and System Improvement Activities -- Thigpen
12 September
4
4.3 The Climate for Development in Africa Programme -- Bekele Awulachew
16 September
4
4.4 Update on National Activities in Switzerland (Seiz)  
5.1
5.1.1 Global Framework for Climate Services -- Lengoasa
5.1
5.1.2 The Commission for Climatology and the World Climate Programme -- Peterson
5.1
5.1.3 The Commission for Basic Systems and WIGOS -- Barrell and Zhang
14 September
5.1
5.1.4 WMO Views on the Role of GCOS -- Lengoasa
5.2
5.2 Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission Views on the Role of GCOS -- Watson-Wright
5.3
5.3 United Nations Environment Programme Views on the Role of GCOS --Singh
5.4
5.4 International Council for Science Views on the Role of GCOS -- Glaser
12 September
5.5
5.5 Global Terrestrial Observing System / Food and Agriculture Organization -- Bombelli
6
6.1 The Satellite Supplement -- Simmons
6
6.2 The WMO Space Programme and Space Architecture -- Zhang
6
6.3 GCOS Programme Cooperation on Space Issues -- Richter
12 September
6
6.4 Committee on Earth Observation Satellites -- Belward
7
7.1 Atmospheric Observation Panel for Climate -- Simmons
5 September
7
7.1a GCOS-GAW Agreement CO2 & CH4 networks
2 September
7
7.1b GCOS-GAW_Agreement_N2O_network
2 September
7
7.2 Ocean Observations Panel for Climate -- Lindstrom
7
7.3 Terrestrial Observations Panel for Climate -- Dolman
16 September
8
8.1 World Climate Research Programme Data Council-- Manton
14 September
8
8.2 WCRP Conferences--Manton
15 September
8
8.3 Workshop on Evaluation of Satellite-Related Global Climate Datasets -- Manton
15 September
8
8.4 Reanalysis Task Group--Manton
15 September
9
9 Group on Earth Observations:  Review of Work Plan -- Baek
10
10 Issues in the Designation of Essential Climate Variables -- Simmons
30 August
11
11.1.1 The GCOS Role in Adaptation -- Street
11
11.1.2 The GCOS Role in Adaptation -- Pulwarty
11
11.1.3 The GCOS Role in Adaptation -- Harrison
12
12 Progress of the Surface Temperature Initiative -- Willett
12 September
13
13.1 Cryosphere -- On Integrating Cryospheric Observations into GCOS -- Goodison
14 September
13
13.2 Fluxes -- Manton
14 September
13
13.3 Ecosystem Observations and Reference Sites -- Bombelli
14
14.1 Updating the GCOS Plan
3 August
INF1 List of Participants
14 September

 

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