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Strengthening capacity and resilience of health systems to anticipate, mitigate and manage situations arising from natural hazards.

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
  • Indicator 4.2 [PDF, 102Kb]Social development policies and plans are being implemented to reduce the vulnerability of populations most at risk

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