Category Archives: Vlab News

EUMETSAT series of online short courses

Starting this September, EUMETSAT will be offering a new series of online short courses on data discovery for weather, oceanography, air quality and climate.

The courses are open and address a wide range of attendees, from service providers to young scientists and forecasters. The format of each short course is a 1-2 hour webinar including a presentation and demonstration of data discovery and application.

More information about the online series and the course schedule is available at 

Time for reflection: 2019 VLab Annual Report

Reflection is a very good way to plan ahead. Moving forward considering  the challenges at hand is as important as celebrating the achievements made!

At the VLab we have done just that, and here we share what we learned about the year past:

2019 VLab Annual Report

New publication: Vision for the WMO Integrated Global Observing System in 2040

WIGOS is an essential feature of the infrastructure that enables WMO and its Members to accomplish their shared mission of helping to save lives, protect property, increase prosperity throughout the world and provide relevant data and information for policymaking and decision-making in support of sustainable development.

Read more about the evolution of WIGOS in the recent publication Vision for the WMO Integrated Global Observing System in 2040. 

This publication is available to download from the WMO E-library or you can  Read it here