The Meteorology Division (Samoa Meteorological Services) is a divisional branch of the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment (MNRE), Government of the Independent State of Samoa.
The Division's mandate is the national "OFFICIAL SOURCE OF WARNINGS" for all Meteorological, Climatological, Geophysical Hazards for the Independent State of Samoa. [Disaster and Emergency Act 2007 and Section 6.3 National Disaster Management Plan 2011-2014].
An improved quality of life for all Samoans that is premised on sustainable development and management of the country's Natural Resources and Environment.
To implement and utilize the principles of best practice in mainstreaming climate change adaptation and mitigation in the sustainable management of the country's natural resources and environment through partnerships with all relevant stakeholders.
The Meteorology Division aims to provide quality services embraced within the key principles of good governance, accountability, transparency and the following values, in a healthy and secure environment.
i. Va tapuia - Respected relations between people and the values of our environment
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