Geneva Declaration – 2019: Building Community for Weather, Climate and Water Actions

23 August 2023
We, the delegates from 160 Member States and Territories of the World
Meteorological Organization (WMO), meeting in Geneva from 3 to 14 June 2019
at the Eighteenth World Meteorological Congress, having considered:
- that the global societal risks related to extreme weather, climate, water and other
environmental events should be addressed through interdisciplinary and multi-sectoral partnerships, and
- that the expanding opportunities to use meteorological, climatological,
hydrological and related environmental information and services to inform critical
decisions can foster increased societal and structural resilience, and sustainable
economic development;

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