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Position Papers on RCOFs

An important outcome from the international expert meeting RCOF Review 2008 (3-7 November 2008, Arusha, Tanzania) convened by WMO is the development of position papers devoted to the issues central to RCOF operations and further development. Specific topics identified for position papers include the following, along with the lead coordinators who had helped with the task:

Lead Coordinator
RCOF Operational Practices J-P Ceron, Meteo France, Toulouse, France
User Liaison in RCOFs R Martinez, CIIFEN, Guayaquil, Ecuador
Verification of RCOF Products S Mason, IRI, Palisades, USA
Integration of Research into RCOFs F Semazzi, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, USA
Capacity building in RCOFs J Pahalad, Bureau of Meteorology, Melbourne, Australia
Sustainability of RCOFs L Ogallo, ICPAC, Nairobi, Kenya

The consolidated collection of the position papers is available here.





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