The Typhoon Committee, which symbolizes the successful cooperation between WMO and the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific, holds its 53rd annual session from 23 to 25 February.
China unveiled its "No. 1 central document" for 2021 on February 21, stressing the efforts to comprehensively push forward rural vitalization and accelerate the modernization of agriculture and rural areas.
In 2020, both China’s annual mean air temperature and precipitation were above normal, according to a new update from 2020 China Climate Bulletin which was released by China Meteorological Administration (CMA) On February 9, 2021.
On February 3, 2021 WMO Secretary General Briefing to Permanent Representatives was held online, which consulted on how to further reinforce global meteorological governance and cooperation. Mr. Yu Yong, Deputy Administrator of China Meteorological Administration (CMA) attended the meeting in Beijing.
On December 22, China Meteorological Administration (CMA) and World Meteorological Organization (WMO) held the fourth consultative meeting on implementation of the Letter of Intent between WMO and CMA to Promote Regional Meteorological Cooperation and Co-build the Belt and Road (thereafter referred to as the Letter) online. Mr. Yu Yong, Deputy Administrator of CMA, Dr. Zhang Wenjian, Assistant Secretary-General of WMO, and Ms. Mary Power, the Director of Department of Member Services and Development of WMO attended the online meeting.
On December 15, Workshop of 2020 Global Multi-Hazard Alert System in Asia (GMAS-A) was held online.The theme of this event is the challenges and opportunities confronted by elevating the early warning capacity in Asia.
From December 9 to 11, the Fifth International Training Course on Tropic Cyclone Monitoring and Forecasting was held online by the China Meteorological Administration (CMA).