Our members

Diverse expertise and perspectives: Our members self-select, enhancing inclusion of a broad range of organizations and professionals from around the world.

Compatible motivation: The mission and values of our members are expected to be compatible with the GHHIN vision.

Scientific integrity and shared principles: Members will be encouraged to uphold scientific integrity and principles of good public health practice.

This includes organizations and professionals from:

  • government agencies
  • academic institutions
  • international organizations
  • professional associations
  • non-governmental organizations
  • private-sector boundary institutions
  • individuals in relevant fields


GHHIN functions with a “light touch” governance structure, with plans to establish a Steering Committee and Executive Committee later in 2018.

Founding members

Boston University

Durham University

Deutscher Wetterdienst

Imperial College London

World Health Organization

World Meteorological Organization

UK Met Office

U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

NRDC Natural Resources Defence Council

Public Health England

University of Washington, School of Public Health

International Research Institute for Climate and Society, Earth Institute, Columbia University

Global Framework for Climate Services