Framework of Meteorological Service Development and Young People’s Duty——Analysis and Thinking Based on WMO Weather Service Strategies and Programs
Based on the comprehensive analyses on the implementation of WMO weather service development strategies, the organization of related planned activities and the successful cases of some related countries as well as author’s late experience of joining in the drafting of future weather service strategy and the practice of promotion, this paper states its developing trend, main content and key points from 5 aspects, which includes: (1) the strategy and implementing thinking of WMO weather services; (2) strengthening and enhancing the role that government plays in Emergency Response Action (ERA) and Disaster Risk Resilience (DRR), and the construction of society’s resilience to disasters; (3) encouraging and pushing forward the operation of building the User Interface Platform (UIP) of climate service and the service systems related to integrated weather, climate, water and environment; (4) encouraging and directing the development of new service operations which are supported by seamless operational technologies (e.g. various specific fields like marine meteorology, all kinds of predicting and forecasting technologies such as subseasonal seasonal prediction technique etc.); and (5) encouraging and promoting the construction of Smart public weather service system. In addition, this paper emphatically discusses how to use the modern information network and communication technology to establish intelligent information platform and to strengthen the technical content, individuation and interaction ability of the supplied weather information through the change of supplying ways for meteorological information to cause social resources and mass media to play important and active roles in meteorological services. Weather service should reflect the People oriented idea, caring for people’s health, trips, safety and environment, realizing the social values of weather services and showing the social responsibility of the served groups. Meanwhile, this paper also discusses young people's duties, describing their social responsibilities, encouraging them to make innovation actively and get ready for meteorological services technically for they are the main force in the new types of services. Also, this paper demonstrates the opinion for young people to play a part in the social structure of the new type meteorological services.