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dc.coverage.spatialASIA AND THE PACIFIC
dc.creatorUN.ESCAP
dc.date.accessioned2022-07-22T14:37:31Z
dc.date.available2022-07-22T14:37:31Z
dc.date.issued2011-03
dc.identifier.urihttps://hdl.handle.net/20.500.12870/4656
dc.description.abstract<p>This report has been developed at the request of the Advisory Council of the ESCAP Trust Fund for Tsunami, Disaster and Climate Preparedness and will act as a guide for future funding.</p> <p>This report updates the 2009 ESCAP Report on Regional Unmet Needs in Tsunami Early Warning Systems. In line with the Fund&rsquo;s Strategic Plan, this update also includes information on early warning of other coastal hazards in the region.</p> <p>This report continues to be closely guided by the key elements for Early Warning Systems (EWS) found in the &ldquo;Checklist&rdquo; developed as a product of the Third International Conference on Early Warning held in 2006.</p> <p>The Checklist also covers cross cutting issues such as a multi-hazard approach, involvement of local communities and consideration of gender perspectives and cultural diversity.</p> <p>This report is a broad, regional overview and analysis of unmet needs in regional early warning systems of tsunami and coastal hazards, based on desk research and consultation with key ESCAP partners. A list of documents consulted for this Study is included in Annex A of this Report.&nbsp;</p>
dc.format.extentx, 40 p.
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdf
dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherUnited Nations
dc.rightsThis publication may be reproduced in whole or in part for educational or non-profit purposes without special permission from the copyright holder, provided that the source is acknowledged. The ESCAP Publications Office would appreciate receiving a copy of any publication that uses this publication as a source.
dc.rightsUse may not be made of this publication for resale or any other commercial purpose whatsoever without prior permission. Applications for such permission, with a statement of the purpose and extent of reproduction, should be addressed to the Secretary of the Publications Board, United Nations, New York.
dc.titleEarly warning systems in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia : 2011 report on regional unmet needs
dc.typeText
dc.rights.holderUnited Nations
dc.subject.unbistTSUNAMIS
dc.subject.unbistEARLY WARNING SYSTEMS
dc.subject.unbistDISASTER PREPAREDNESS
dc.subject.unbistRISK ASSESSMENT
escap.publisherPlaceBangkok
escap.doctypeReport
escap.programmeOfWorkICT and Disaster Risk Reduction
escap.areasOfWorkBuilding Resilience to Disasters
escap.unDocSymbolST/ESCAP/2594
escap.bibLevelMonograph
escap.contactPhone+66 2 288-1234
escap.contactEmail[email protected]
escap.contactUnitICT and Disaster Risk Reduction Division
dc.date.escap2011-03-01


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