The International Science Council (ISC) has issued a call for inputs to shape a priority action agenda for science - a global call for priorities for science. The aim of the call is to identify priorities for game-changing action in two related domains: Science for sustainability transformations and transformations of science systems. The deadline for contributions is 2 October 2020. You can find the survey on the ISC website.

ISC

 

The United in Science Report, released today by the United Nations Secretary-General, includes important contributions from the WCRP community — especially from the WCRP Grand Challenge on Near-Term Climate Prediction and WCRP Joint Scientific Committee Member Pierre Friedlingstein. To discover more, click the heading above.

United in Science

The Surface Ocean - Lower Atmosphere Study (SOLAS) Indian Ocean Meeting will be held online on 30 September 2020, where current, ongoing, and planned SOLAS research and initiatives taking place in the Indian Ocean will be presented and discussed. Registration is free and should be completed by 27 September 2020. Please see the SOLAS website for more information and to register. 

SOLAS

The first comprehensive Earth Energy Imbalance (EEI) has just been published by von Schuckmann and others in Earth System Science Data (ESSD), showing that the ocean dominates the Earth's energy inventory. For more, click the heading above.

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There are still a few weeks to nominate a colleague for significant achievements in data and model development. Nominations will close on 30 September 2020. For more details, see the announcement pages:

WCRP Prizes