ISWI Newsletter - Vol.3 No.105
Dear ISWI Participant:
Interprogramme Coordination Team on Space Weather (ICTSW) - The ICTSW was established in May 2010 with a mandate to support the following activities:
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Note in the last line in the extracted text above that the WMO is (correctly) making a distinction between "research efforts" and "operational efforts". It remains to be seen, but the WMO will probably focus on the operational aspects of space weather rather than on the research aspects of space weather.
In contrast, ISWI's raison d'etre (reason-for-being) is to conduct on a global scale space weather research and education.
Seasons Greetings from Fukuoka Japan,|
Editor of ISWI Newsletter
Hakozaki Campus, Kyushu University, Japan.
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