We must reduce the consumption of fossil fuels as a matter of urgency. WMO Secretary-General Prof. Petteri Taalas Publication Provisional State of the Global Climate in 2023 Activity Early Warnings for All In focus WMO at COP28 Topic Climate change Latest news 04 December 2023 Early Warning Systems must address risks in fragile and conflict-affected contexts 03 December 2023 New report highlights renewable energy progress, potential and challenges 03 December 2023 Countries on frontline of climate change expand early warning protection but progress insufficient 02 December 2023 Water and climate action go hand in hand 30 November 2023 2023 shatters climate records, with major impacts 29 November 2023 Above-average Atlantic hurricane season draws to close 21 November 2023 WMO leads new research project on early warning systems in Mediterranean 20 November 2023 Protect our radio frequency bands, says WMO Events COP Event - Science for Climate Action Pavilion 04 December 2023 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Co-producing science-based solutions to support climate action COP Event - Science for Climate Action Pavilion 04 December 2023 Dubai, United Arab Emirates Digital connectivity and technologies for Early Warnings for All Initiative COP Event - Science for Climate Action Pavilion 05 December 2023 Dubai, United Arab Emirates The Global Climate 2011-2020: Accelerating climate change, accelerating action View all events WMO at COP28 A top-level delegation from WMO will attend COP28 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates from 30 November - 12 December 2023. COP28 will be a milestone moment for global climate action. More information Trending topics El Niño / La Niña Cryosphere Greenhouse gases Activities Discover what WMO is doing and how it contributes to making all nations, especially the most vulnerable, more resilient to the consequences of extreme weather, climate, water, and other environmental events. WMO Community The Community Platform allows WMO to improve the efficiency of its working relationships with its Members. The Platform is accessible to anyone. Regions WMO divides the world into six regions for the purpose of coordinating meteorological activities, known as WMO regions.