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A Brock alumnus has been named the head of the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), a scientific body that researches climate issues.
David Grimes (BSc ‘75), a career meteorologist, has been named president of the United Nations agency. The WMO shapes the world’s agenda for research and services related to climate change, weather and water issues. Its membership includes 188 countries and territories.