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WMO-BIPM Workshop on Measurement Challenges for Global Observation Systems for Climate Change Monitoring: Traceability, Stability and Uncertainty

30 March 2010 to 1 April 2010 (at the WMO headquarters)


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Co-chairs of the Workshop

Andrew Wallard

BIPM

Wenjian Zhang

WMO

Co-chairs of the Steering Committee

Bertrand Calpini

WMO

Robert Wielgosz

BIPM

Co-coordinators of the Workshop

Omar Baddour

WMO

Pedro Espina

BIPM

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Report of the Workshop

 

Background

This was a closed workshop with attendance by invitation only. The workshop took place at the WMO Headquarters on Tuesday 30 March.

 

Location

WMO Headquarters 7bis, avenue de la Paix Case postale 2300 CH-1211 Geneva 2 Switzerland

 

Signature of the CIPM MRA by the WMO

The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) has become the second intergovernmental organization to join the CIPM MRA.

The signing ceremony took place on 1 April 2010, during the WMO-BIPM Workshop on Measurement Challenges for Global Observation Systems for Climate Change Monitoring.

Michel Jarraud, Secretary General of the WMO, signed the Arrangement on behalf of the WMO. He is pictured below with Andrew Wallard (Director of the BIPM) and Ernst Göbel (President of the CIPM), accompanied by his WMO colleagues Len Barrie and Wenjie Zhang.

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