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Publish Date: 19 May 2020
The 2019 Annual Report of the Climate Risk & Early Warning Systems outlines the cooperative actions taken by WMO, The World Bank / GFDRR and UNDRR in the past year...
Publish Date: 27 April 2020
An early to average onset, a late to average cessation, shorter dry spells at the beginning of the season and average dry spells towards the end of the season, and...
Publish Date: 14 April 2020
UN Secretary-General António Guterres said he was “deeply saddened” by reports of loss of life and property in Vanuatu, Fiji, the Solomon Islands and Tonga. “The Secretary-General commends the governments...
CREWS is a mechanism that funds Least Developed Countries (LDC) and Small Island Developing States (SIDS) for risk informed early warning services, implemented by 3 partners, based on clear operational procedures.
CREWS works directly with countries to increase the availability of, and access to, early warning systems. CREWS focuses on ensuring that early warnings, related both to the weather and climate events are risk informed. Country and regional projects are implemented by the countries with the support of implementing partners who provide technical assistance and capacity development. This includes the twining of two or more National Meteorological and Hydrological Services and by leveraging the expertise of regional and international institutions.
Publish Date: 11 December 2019
Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (SRSG) for Disaster Risk Reduction Mami Mizutori is a panelist at the CREWS High Level Event, held in the Benelux and Euopean Bank...