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1992 Bulletin of The American Meteorological Society - (BAMS)  
March has been an annual celebration, marking the occasion when the convention of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO) came into force in 1950. A wide variety of events that focus on the theme of the day are organized and celebrated by staff and guests at WMO headquarters and by members in all parts of the world. The theme for 1992 is "Weather and Climate Services for Sustainable Development." Professor G. O. P. Obasi, secretary-general of WMO, prepared a message on weather and climate
more » ... rvices for sustainable development, and the booklet, "Meteorology and Hydrology for Sustainable Development." At the celebration held this year at the WMO Secretariat on 20 March, Obasi stressed that this year's theme is especially pertinent:
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