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Publish Date: 8 December 2020
The Anticipation Hub - a new one-stop-shop for knowledge exchange, learning and guidance on anticipatory action - was formally launched at the Global Dialogue Platform on Anticipatory Action on December...
Our Project and Pipeline Countries All LDCs and SIDS are eligible for CREWS funding. The CREWS Steering Committee regularly reviews information on capacity gaps, demands and leveraging potential across LDCs...
Publish Date: 19 November 2020
L’ouragan «Iota», de catégorie 5 quand il a touché terre au Nicaragua, a provoqué d’importants dégâts et tué au moins six personnes. Scientifique pour le Programme concernant les cyclones tropicaux à l’Organisation météorologique mondiale, Anne-Claire Fontan fait le point sur l’activité cyclonique et son évolution
The World Bank, in its capacity as the Trustee, will establish the CREWS Trust Fund that supports the CREWS Initiative to receive Contributions and will hold in trust, as a legal owner, and administer the funds, assets and receipts that constitute the Trust Fund pursuant to the terms of the Contribution Agreements. The Trustee operates as part of the World Bank under World Bank management and applicable policies and procedures. In this respect, the Trustee operates in accordance with the World Bank’s Access to Information Policy.
This is done through developing and/or strengthening capacity related to i) production, translation and communication of weather forecasts, hydrological forecasts, and impact-based warnings focusing on the end-users’ needs ; ii)...
The project objective is to enhance the adaptive capacity and climate resilience of communities and economic sectors in five countries of the South-West Indian Ocean region.
Publish Date: 26 October 2020
Climate change increasingly threatens human health, food and water security and socio-economic development in Africa
Publish Date: 12 November 2020
It is the 50th anniversary of Cyclone Bhola, the world’s deadliest known tropical cyclone which killed up to 500 000 people in what is now Bangladesh. It prompted calls for...
Publish Date: 17 November 2020
South West Indian Ocean countries have launched a new five-year project to improve operational forecasting and multi-hazard early warning systems in a region which is exposed to climate change, sea...