Decree No. 0919 on the establishment, responsibilities and organization of the General Directorate of Meteorology
Outlines the responsibilities of the DGM, which include:
1) studying atmospheric phenomena and employing their knowledge to protect and preserve Gabon's people, property, economic and social development, and environment
2) maintaining a collection system for meteorological, climatological, and geophysical data.
Further outlines and details the membership, duties, and powers of the DGM and its composite parts.