Knowledge Sharing for Climate Change Adaption

Rwanda on track to introduce early warning system: AAP Rwanda recently hosted a one-month training programme to build national capacity in meteorological forecasting and disaster preparedness.

Rwanda on track to introduce early warning system: AAP Rwanda recently hosted a one-month training programme to build national capacity in meteorological forecasting and disaster preparedness.

Associated Organization: UNDP/AAP

AAP Rwanda recently hosted a one-month training programme to build national capacity in meteorological forecasting and disaster preparedness. The training was the third part of a four-step plan by AAP and the LCDF to establish an early warning and disaster preparedness system in Rwanda. It saw staff from the Rwanda Meteorological Centre tackle a huge number of meteorological science and forecasting topics ranging from receiving, processing and validating data to climate modelling, and seasonal rainfall and temperature predictions. A key part of the training focused on the use of early warning system information for disaster prevention. Read more http://bit.ly/PQnWE1

Themes: Climate Science, Crosscutting Issues, Poverty and vulnerability

Regions: Central Africa

Countries: Rwanda

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