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WMO: September Issue of the WCRP Electronic Newsletter Released

WCRP Electronic Newsletter

2 September 2008: The newest issue of the World Climate

Research Programme's (WCRP) electronic newsletter has been released.

This

publication of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the UN Educational,

Scientific and Cultural Organization's Intergovernmental Oceanic Commission,

and the International Council for Science features, inter alia, news on: the

Global Energy and Water Cycle Experiment (GEWEX) Global Precipitation

Climatology Project's record; the Year of Tropical Convection; GEWEX/CEOP

Satellite Data Gateway; WCRP's dialogue with policy makers at UNFCCC SBSTA;

WMO's Research Task Team on Seamless Prediction; and the deadline for African

Climate Change Fellowship. The issue also contains sections on: new

appointments, laureates, awards and obituaries; new publications; and upcoming

events. [The

newsletter]