Governing Board of BIMSTEC Centre for Weather and Climate (BCWC)

BIMSTEC Centre for Weather and Climate (BCWC) is located in National Centre for Medium Range Weather Forecasting (NCMRWF), Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India The Memorandum of Association (MoA) was signed on 04 March 2014 for establishment of BCWC. The objectives of BCWC are:

  • To promote and encourage cooperation between BIMSTEC member countries in identified areas of fundamental and applied scientific research in weather prediction and climate modeling
  • To promote scientific capacity building in weather and climate research
  • Encourage and assist the publication of important results of research obtained within the framework of the BIMSTEC cooperation on weather and climate         

The Host Country Agreement between the Government of the Republic of India and the BIMSTEC Secretariat for Establishing BIMSTEC Centre for Weather and Climate (BCWC) in India was signed in a befitting manner at the High Commission of India in Dhaka, Bangladesh on 24 August 2023.       

The Governing Board finalized the Rules of Procedure for the Centre.

# List of Meetings of GB-BCWC held so far:          






Noida, India

13 December 2023


Noida, India

01 November 2022


Noida, India

30 July 2018