WMO Metadata Workshop
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WMO Information System (WIS)
Inter-Commission Coordination Group on FWIS (ICG-FWIS)
Created in 2004 by EC-LVI through Resolution 2.
Terms of reference:
To coordinate the refinement and consolidation of the FWIS based on the approved concept and then the implementation planning phases;
To assess in detail the data exchange and data management requirements of WMO Programmes, at present and for the foreseeable future, which should be met by the FWIS;
To advise the technical commissions on the development in data-communications and management functions to be required in the FWIS as regards their respective programmes;
To guide the orderly evolution of existing WMO information systems towards FWIS;
To address the major issues that had been identified.