International development


  1. Rivernile_herothumb Understanding the potential impacts of climate change
  2. African market_heroT Supporting national capability to deliver weather and climate services
  3. DRR_drought_herothumb Early warning systems and emergency response to severe weather

International development

Weather and climate experts providing tailored consultancy

Our aim

To work in partnership with UK government, donor agencies, developing country governments, other consultancies, research institutions and National Meteorological Services, to apply the science and operational capabilities of the Met Office to strengthen the capacity of national governments, national met, hydro and climate organisations to deliver sustainable weather and climate services.

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Find out more about our International Development work in the pages below.

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Last updated: 13 August 2014

Why invest in a weather and climate service?
A short film illustrating the importance of the need for weather and climate information for decision makers and the general public.

Saving lives on Lake Victoria - Mobile Weather Alert service
The Met Office supported a project led by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), with the Uganda Department of Meteorology and global telecommunications company Ericsson, to set up a Mobile Weather Alert service on Lake Victoria, Africa.