Es Saadi Marrakesh Resort, Marrakesh, Morocco, 18-21 March 2019

The 8th session of the WCRP Data Advisory Council (WDAC) will be hosted at the Es Saadi Marrakesh Resort, Marrakesh, Morocco on 18-21 March 2019, in conjunction with the GCOS-WCRP Joint Panels and the CEOS/CGMS WG Climate the same week (for the GCOS-WCRP Joint Panels see for details). The WDAC session itself will end at noon on Thur 21 March.

The Council will review progress on important activities such as, but not limited to, data infrastructures, climate data set assessment, fluxes, reanalysis, impact of observations, and seek updates on observational and data requirements from WCRP core projects, modeling activities and sister programs. The session will also consider major upcoming meetings, wider observations and data strategic questions, and linkages to climate services and associated key players in the context of the new WCRP Strategic Plan.

The Venue

 Essaadi resort


The meeting will be held at the
Es Saadi Marrakesh Resort
Rue Ibrahim El Mazini
Marrakesh 40000 - Morocco



The Es Saadi Marrakesh Resort is located close to both the bustling, history-filled Medina and the quiet of the Hivernage neighbourhood in a peaceful backdrop of lush greenery, the Resort resonates with the beating heart of the city and the calm of a remote oasis.