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Start date22 February 2021
End date26 February 2021
This workshop will be held online.
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Early warning is a major element of disaster risk reduction. It can prevent loss of life and reduce the economic and material impacts of hazardous events including disasters. To be effective, early warning systems need to actively involve the people and communities at risk from a range of hazards, facilitate public education and awareness of risks, disseminate messages and warnings efficiently and ensure that there is a constant state of preparedness and that early action is enabled.
Start date18 January 2021
End date19 January 2021
Meeting documents Agenda Annotated Agenda Provisional_Programme_EC_Taskforce Provisional_list_of_participants Visio-WMO_RA_Workplan_2021 ToR_TaskForce_RA_Review_1 Background documents/Resolutions Decision 15 EC-72 Review of the Membership of Bodies Resolution 2 EC-72 Activitites and Working Mechanisms of the...
Date9 March 2021
This meeting will be held online.
Bhutan is a landlocked country located in the Eastern Himalayas, with altitudes ranging from 150 to 7500 metres above sea level (msl). It has three distinct climate zones: the southern...
Publish Date: 14 January 2021
Geneva, 14 January 2021 - The year 2020 was one of the three warmest on record, and rivalled 2016 for the top spot, according to a consolidation of five leading international datasets by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). A naturally occurring cooling climate phenomenon, La Niña, put a brake on the heat only at the very end of the year.
Start date15 February 2021
End date17 February 2021
This meeting will be held online