10 NOV
Launch of the report of the State of the Climate in South-West Pacific 2020
Location: IPCC-WMO-UKMO Science Pavilion
15.30 – 17.00 (GMT)

The launch event of the State of the Climate in the South-West Pacific in 2020 report will bring together
international and regional scientific organizations and operational offices, policy- and decision-makers,
development partners, National Meteorological and Hydrological Services and climate negotiators. The
stakeholders will reflect on the need for urgent climate action in the South-West Pacific and play a pivotal role in
the coordination and implementation of weather, water and climate-related strategic frameworks in the South-
West Pacific. They will work to ensure effective and coherent development and delivery of adequate, sciencebased
and sector-specific weather, water, and climate services for socio-economic development.