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Early Warning

The set of capacities needed to generate and disseminate timely and meaningful warning information to enable individuals, communities and organizations threatened by a hazard to prepare and to act appropriately and in sufficient time to reduce the possibility of harm or loss

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UNDP and Papua New Guinea goverment to establish flood early-warning system

23 Apr 2015, UNDP Papua New Guine

'By increasing the weather and climate information available to decision makers, this program will enhance the ability of governments and communities of Papua New Guinea to prepare for extreme climate events, build greater resilience and successfully adapt to a changing climate,' said Roy Trivedy, UN Resident Coordinator in Papua New Guinea...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action

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