The WGMS receives substantial funds for the operations of the central service from the following institutions:





The following organizations have supported the production of WGMS products and projects:

  • Cryospheric Commission of the Swiss Academy of Science
  • International Association of Cryospheric Sciences of the International Union of Geodesy and Geophysics (IACS/IUGG)
  • Federation of Astronomical and Geophysical Data Analysis Services of the International Council for Science (FAGS/ICSU)
  • Swiss Federal Office for the Environment (FOEN)
  • Swiss National Science Foundation (SNF)
  • United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP)
  • United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO)
  • World Data System of the International Council for Science (WDS/ICSU)
  • World Meteorological Organization (WMO)

The data collection is organized through a global cooperative network of National Correspondents and Principal Investigators.

The WGMS highly appreciates the funding and the honorary support that is received from all around the world!

last change 3/02/2016