The WCRP implementation plan needs to clearly articulate the research priorities that will guide and direct the science needed to enable rapid progress towards providing societally-relevant climate information. After consultation and discussion with the WCRP leadership and community, we landed on two high-level research priorities, that we call our "Implementation Priorities." These are to:
Click the white boxes for a more detailed explanation of each implementation priority
The Implementation Priorities provide guidance and direction to the science needed so that robust and actionable regional to local climate information can be delivered, in support of, for example:
- Implementing the UN Sustainable Development Goals
- Informing disaster risk reduction plans such as the Sendai Framework
- Climate adaptation and mitigation policies and agreements
To find out how to connect with us on this journey, see our connect page.
Last Updated: 21 July 2020