News

  • Do more with your content!Discover PreventionWeb Services
  • South Africa: Cape Town makes provision for impending winter floods
    https://www.preventionweb.net/go/25904

    Email sent!

    An email has been sent to the email addresses provided, with a link to this content.

    Thank you for sharing!

    OK

South Africa: Cape Town makes provision for impending winter floods

Source(s):  New Age, The, TNA Media Ltd

"This initiative further endorses one of the essentials the city has met in terms of acquiring ‘role model status’ as part of the UN’s International Strategy for Disaster Reduction – My City is Getting Ready Campaign," said JP Smith, Capetown's mayoral committee member for safety and security.

The New Age reported that the city’s Disaster Risk Management (DRM) has signed a cooperation agreement with the Swartland municipality to institute an early warning system which ensures that the DRM centre will be notified in the event of heavy rainfall which may result in the Diep River flooding.



Add this content to your collection!

Enter an existing tag to add this content to one or more of your current collections. To start a new collection, enter a new tag below.

See My collections to name and share your collection
Back to search results to find more content to tag

Log in to add your tags
  • Publication date 23 Mar 2012

Please note:Content is displayed as last posted by a PreventionWeb community member or editor. The views expressed therein are not necessarily those of UNISDR PreventionWeb, or its sponsors. See our terms of use