Red Cross/ Red Crescent Climate Centre

Whatever the weather: making climate information user friendly for humanitarian organizations

19/10/2010 - by IFRC/Climate Centre

The Asia Pacific zone covers 45 countries and experiences 79% of the world’s disaster related fatalities. Increasing  climate risk threatens hardearned development gains. A strategy for dealing with this is to better understand and pre-empt climate related hazards through systematic use of climate information available for early warning. This can occur on timescales of hours, days, weeks, months and even years ahead of time. Download here the complete Case Study. Go here for more information on the Conference.