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… forecast services with an initial US$12 million in funding allocated by the Climate Risk and Early Warning Systems (CREWS) initiative. Additional projects are under … realistic and it is feasible,” said Ms. Anne-Marie Descôtes, Director-General for Global Affairs at the French Foreign Ministry, who represented Ms. Ségolène Royal, … being implemented by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNISDR), the World Bank and the Global Facility for Disaster
This report contains a synopsis of volcanism from a hazard and risk perspective and highlights the wide range of hazards posed by volcanoes and describes their diverse impacts on communities. This technical report complements a shorter summary background paper focussed on the GAR15 agenda and designed for a wider non-technical readership. The document…
This report contains a synopsis of volcanism from a hazard and risk perspective and highlights the wide range of hazards posed by volcanoes and describes their diverse impacts on communities This summary report complements a longer technical background paper. The document identifies the following pillars for risk reduction concerning volcanic risks: I…