Supporting the European strategy "Living well within the boundaries of our planet" by combining models and observations to monitor and forecast atmospheric pollution.

Contributing to Europe’s green economy by providing timely and accurate information on aerosols, chemical pollutants and greenhouse gases.

Forecast Map of Aerosols Optical Depth
Forecast Map of Composition Integrated Forecasting System (C-IFS)
Observed Distribution of the Fire Thermal Radiation
Regional Air Quality Map




The conference is the largest forum for the scientific community to come together ahead of the UNFCCC’s COP21, which will take place also in Paris in December.

As the operator of the Climate Change Service and the Atmosphere Service of the EU-flagship Copernicus Programme, ECMWF will be present over the week, and specifically in the shape of two events, one focusing on The Copernicus Climate Change Service: a European answer to Climate Change Challenges, to take place on 9 July at the UNESCO building, and the other on Monitoring atmospheric composition in a changing climate: a pathway to informed actions to take place at the Ballon de Paris, also on the 9 July. More details including how to attend here.


Monitoring atmospheric composition in a changing climate: a pathway to informed actions, Paris (France), 09 July 2015

An event to consider the ways in which new information services on atmospheric composition can contribute to our understanding of climate change and support decision-making on anthropogenic emissions.

JM4 Data Assimilation in Geophysical Sciences (IAMAS, IAGA, IACS, IASPEI, IAPSO, IAG), 26th IUGG General Assembly, Prague, 22 June - 2 July 2015

This symposium provides a forum for presentation and discussion of the latest research in data assimilation across the elements of the Earth System. 


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