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Indian Ocean countries to test tsunami warning and evacuation procedures

4 Sep 2018, UNESCO

24 countries bordering the Indian Ocean will engage in Exercise Indian Ocean Wave 2018, a large-scale tsunami exercise based on two scenarios. The exercises will give Indian Ocean countries an opportunity to test standard operating procedures, communication links between stakeholders, communities’ tsunami preparedness and evacuation procedures.


    Sendai Framework
  • Sendai Focal Point:
    Department of Risk and Disaster Management (DRDM)
  • Website: http://www.drdm.gov.sc
  • Contact:Director General
  • Phone:+ 248 4672200 +248 722980


  • National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Department of Risk and Disaster Management (DRDM)
  • Website: http://www.drdm.gov.sc
  • Contact:Director General
  • Phone:+ 248 4672200 +248 722980


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Department of Risk and Disaster Management (DRDM)
  • Website: http://www.drdm.gov.sc
  • Contact:Director General
  • Phone:+ 248 4672200 +248 722980
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