OUR ORGANISATION STRUCTURE

Office of the Director

This office is responsible for policy guidance on both technical and administrative matters and oversees the following offices:

  • Administration Office
  • Finance Office
  • Human Resource Management Office

Divisions and their functions

The department has four divisions, namely:

  • Observation and forecasting services division
  • aviation and public weather, climate, and research services division
  • general administrative services division

Observation and forecasting services division

This division is looked after by a deputy director and has the following functions:

  • weather and climate observation
    • making surface and upper air observations using human, automatic , and satellite observations
  • weather and climate forecasting services
    • daily weather forecasts
    • five days weather forecasts
    • Weather reports e.g. agromet bulletins

Engineering and communication services division

This division is looked after by a deputy director and has the following functions:

  • Installing, operating , and maintaining automated weather and climate stations
  • controlling communication services
  • Installing, operating , and maintaining Infomation Technology equipment

Aviation and public weather, climate, and research services division

This division is looked after by a deputy director and has the following functions:

  • Disseminating of weather and climate infomation through media and climate infomation centers
  • Providing weather reports relating to aviation
  • archiving weather and climate information

General administrative services division

This division is looked after by the director and has the following functions:

  • Human resource management
  • accounting
  • procurement
  • office services