Science & technology

Science & technology

Science-informed initiatives, technology and innovation output, informing policy-making and practice, co-designing, co-producing and co-delivering new knowledge.

Cover page of the technical summary
2022
A real-time attribution study was conducted during the heatwave that affected large parts of North India and Pakistan in April-May 2022. The analysis was produced with a system developed in Hadley Centre for the attribution of extremes in near-real time.
Met Office
Cover of the roadmap: radar tower
2022
This roadmap uses a series of progress models to measure Tunisia's Meteorological and Hydrological Service Providers’ capacities in several key areas: service delivery, observation and telecommunication, and modeling and forecasting.
World Bank, the
Aerial view of a crowded market in Sousse, Tunisia
A new report launched by the World Bank, the Government of Tunisia, and GFDRR examines ways to improve capabilities of Tunisia’s National Meteorological and Hydrological Services to support socio-economic development to save lives and livelihoods.
World Bank, the
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2022
This contributing paper paper offers an analysis of the global COVID-19 experience and stepwise implementing consequences which will require a long-term effort involving scientists, decision-makers, and many more.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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2022
This contributing paper examines how the technical expertise of the engineering discipline as an input for risk knowledge may evolve into a 'critical' technical expertise.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
NOAA Hydrometeorology Testbed uses TACC supercomputers to evaluate latest forecasting tools under realistic conditions. These testbed experiments forecast winter storms, severe thunderstorms, and flash flooding, respectively.
Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC)
Wildfires are a worldwide problem requiring global collaboration to successfully manage and minimise the risk of occurrence. Artificial intelligence algorithms, combined with end-to-end fire management systems, are powerful tools for combating wildfires.
World Economic Forum
Cover of the WMO report: icebergs, coral reef, bush fire, dried land, looded residential area
2022
The publication provides a summary on the state of the climate indicators in 202, such as global temperature trends, green house gases, ocean, cryosphere, stratospheric ozone, drivers of climate variability, precipitation distribution, and extreme events.
World Meteorological Organization