The WMO International Symposium at the third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai, Japan

The WMO International Symposium at the third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai, Japan

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The World Meteorological Organization (WMO) held the WMO International Symposium on Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems (MHEWS) and Service Delivery on 16 March 2015 at Tohoku University's International Research Institute for Disaster Science (IRIDeS) in conjunction with the third UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR, held from 14 to 18 March) in Sendai, Japan. Attendees gave a number of important presentations on MHEWS, and an active panel discussion was held with input from more than 100 participants from National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) and relevant organizations, including the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA).

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