Ongoing events to celebrate World Meteorological Day 2016 (WMD2016)
World Meteorological Organization and its member countries celebrates every year 23 March as World Meteorological Day (WMD). Theme for this year is “Hotter, Drier, Wetter : Face the Future “. This theme is very relevant to the facts and some of the consequence that we may face due to climate change.
One of the events organized by Maldives Meteorological Service to mark WMD 2016 is to conduct awareness programs in some selected secondary schools.
Today (13 March 2016) our technical team conducted awareness program in Hiriyaa School.Meteorological, Seismological and Tsunami early w arning information were provided to the students during their morning assembly time. Information is provided in the form of power point presentation by technical staff of Maldives Meteorological Service. In connection to WMD2016, MMS technical team is expected to visit 13 schools in Male area between 3 – 16 March 2016.
13 March 2016