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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

WMO, WHO issue guidance on heat health warning systems

1 Jul 2015, WMO

'Heat-Health Warning Systems bring together these three facets and exemplify an effective demonstration of climate-risk management in practice. We expect this publication to enable National Meteorological and Hydrological Services and health-sector agencies to provide effective climate services and save lives in vulnerable communities,' said Mr Dilley and Dr Neira in the joint foreword...


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

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