The Station Networks Directorate is headed by a Director. The Director Station Networks reports directly to the Executive Director and is responsible for the following activities.

  • Ensuring that equipment and telecommunications for rapid national data exchange are operational and meet the required WMO standards and procedure in order to fulfill national and international obligations;
  • Planning the development and expansion of meteorological and Climatological station network;
  • Coordinating and implementing activities of WMO Commission for Instruments and Methods of Observation (CIMO);
  • Maintaining of operational standards for Climatological, agro-meteorological and rainfall stations.
  • Developing and maintaining Quality Management Framework for provision of weather, climate data and related services; and
  • Ensuring Directorate performance/financial targets are met

The DSN comprises of Four major Divisions, namely:-

  1. Station Installation and Inspection Section
  2. Quality Assurance and Network Planning
  3. Technical Services Division
Supported by the GIZ/USAID PROJECT:
Strengthening Meteorological Products, Services and Use in the Agriculture and Water Sectors.