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African Centre of Meteorological Application for Development (ACMAD)

  • Organization type:Regional Intergovernmental Organization

General contact information

  • URL: http://www.acmad.org
  • Address: 55 Avenue des Ministères, PL6
  • Postal Code: BP 13184, 1er Arrondissement, Niamey Plateau, Nige
  • City: Niamey
  • Country: Niger
  • Fax: +227 20723627

Mission & Disaster Reduction Profile

ACMAD is the Weather and Climate Centre with African continental competence. It was created in 1987 by the Conference of Ministers of the United Nations Economic Commission for Africa (UNECA) and the World Meteorological Organisation (WMO). ACMAD’s mission is the provision of weather and climate information and for the promotion of sustainable development of Africa (notably within the context of national strategies for poverty eradication), in the fields of agriculture, water resources, health, public safety and renewable energy.

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