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Climate Services: Providers, Users Must Partner

This is the sixth of ten interviews with climate and development experts conducted at the International Conference on Climate Services, held at Columbia University last October. We will be posting a new video every Tuesday and Friday morning.

Zhang Zuqiang is the Deputy Director of China’s National Climate Center. Effective climate services in China will depend on the strength of communication between the providers and users of information, he says, as well as how effectively different agencies within the government can collaborate, especially on data sharing.

Learn more on the ICCS website and the Climate Services Partnership.

Banner featuring a collage of extreme heat images.

Recent record-breaking heat waves have affected communities across the world. The Extreme Heat Workshop will bring together researchers and practitioners to advance the state of knowledge, identify community needs, and develop a framework for evaluating risks with a focus on climate justice. Register by June 15

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