Seventeenth Session of Regional Association IV (North America, Central America and the Caribbean)

Seventeenth Session of Regional Association IV (North America, Central America and the Caribbean)

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Start date

27 March 2017
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End date

31 March 2017
Location:
San José, Costa Rica

Education and Training

Education and training is offered to assists National Meteorological and Hydrological Services in developing and delivering the weather, climate and water-related services required for the safety and well-being of their populations and to become full partners in global collaborative efforts. This work centres mainly on the development of human resources.

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SIDSSmall Island Developing States and Member Island Territories

Small Island Developing States and Member Island Territories are low-lying island nations that are highly vulnerable and often affected by weather extremes and climate change, including the increased severity of cyclones, storm surges, heavy rains, droughts, sea-level rise and ocean acidification. Investments in disaster risk reduction, including early warning systems and adaptation measures for critical sectors, are essential for building resilient communities and facilitating sustainable development. 

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Disaster Risk Reduction Programme

Enhancing the contributions of National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs) to disaster risk reduction (DRR) at all levels in a more cooperative, cost-effective, systematic and sustainable manner.

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