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General information and objectivesThis major programme aims to help Members implement research projects; to disseminate relevant scientific information; to draw the attention of Members to outstanding research problems of major importance such as atmospheric composition and climate changes; and to encourage and assist Members in incorporating the results of research into operational forecasting or other appropriate techniques into operational activities, particularly when they involve changes of procedure which require international co-ordination and agreement. The Programme comprises of Global Atmosphere Watch, Weather Prediction Research Programme, Tropical Meteorology Research Programme, and, Physics and Chemistry of clouds and Weather Modification Research Programme.