Switzerland Publishes First Report of the “National Climate Observing System (GCOS Switzerland)”

Swiss_global_climate_observing_systThe Swiss Global Climate Observing System (GCOS) Office has compiled the first inventory of the country's long-term climate data.

This information, along with other national commuications, is used to identify possible gaps in global climate observations.

Co-sponsored by the World Meterological Organization (WMO), United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), the UN Environment Programme (UNEP) and the International Council for Science (ICSU), GCOS was established, in connection with the adoption of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), to facilitate the systematical collection and dissemination of climate-related observations.

Report | GCOS general information | GCOS homepage |