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The collection, processing, organization and dissemination of information to support knowledge sharing for disaster risk reduction, including the development common terminology.

WMO: Global drive for climate services gains pace

29 May 2015, WMO

'Climate services have become a core part of our innovations in the areas of resilience, early warning, preparedness and analysis. These initiatives are increasingly important as extreme events grow in intensity and frequency due to climate change,' said WFP. The FAO statement described GFCS as 'an important instrument to strengthen the adaptive capacity of the agricultural population,'...


Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 2.2 [PDF, 109Kb]Systems are in place to monitor, archive and disseminate data on key hazards and vulnerabilities
  • Indicator 3.1 [PDF, 105Kb]Relevant information on disasters is available and accessible at all levels, to all stakeholders (through networks, development of information sharing systems etc)
  • Indicator 5.4 [PDF, 88Kb]Procedures are in place to exchange relevant information during hazard events and disasters, and to undertake post-event reviews

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