國家災害防救科技中心(本中心)與德國氣候服務中心(Climate Service Center Germany, GERICS)已於今年8月完成合作備忘錄(MoU) 簽署，於此基礎上雙方將進行相關交流，包括：科學研究成果、資料與資訊。GERICS應國家發展委員會邀請於107年10月24-30日來台訪問，並參加氣候變遷服務工作坊，期間至本中心討論後續實質合作之進行
GERICS代表Dr. María Máñez Costa以及Dr. Claas Teichmann在本中心分享有關GERICS氣候服務、氣候變遷2度C衝擊評估以及氣候事實手冊經驗。GERICS中心已發展多項產品與工具，在氣候服務具有相當豐富之經驗，本中心氣候變遷組在科技部【臺灣氣候變遷推估資訊與調適知識平台】計畫，亦具備豐富之氣候服務經驗與成熟團隊，藉由此次洽談，於MOU合作協議下，雙方共同發展相關氣候服務產品，以提供國內更完善之氣候變遷服務。
The National Science and Technology Center for Disaster Reduction (NCDR) and the Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS) have signed the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) this August for seeking joint collaborations on climate related topics . Both institutes agreed to collaboratively work on scientific research, exchange of data and information, and mutual staff exchange. On the invitation the National Development Council, two GERICS climate experts visited NCDR while attending workshops on climate service during October 24-30. At NCDR, GERICS experts, Dr. María Máñez Costa and Dr. Claas Teichmann, shared their GERICS experiences in climate service, IMPACT2C, and Climate Fact Sheet. GERICS is well known for its abundant experience in climate service and various relevant products and toolkits. Meanwhile, Climate Change Division in NCDR implements the Taiwan Climate Change Projection and Adaptation Information Platform (TCCIP), supported by the Ministry of Science and Technology, has accumulated practical climate service experience and raised a professional team as well. Throughout this visit, NCDR and GERICS consent to jointly advance climate service product based on the MOU to enhance comprehensive climate service in Taiwan.