June 2022

Utilizing forecast information for monsoon preparedness in Bangladesh

As parts of Bangladesh are facing severe flooding, early warning advisories are underway under the stewardship of Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD) and Flood Forecasting and Warning Center (FFWC), to reduce risks due to anticipated flooding in the region.

Director of UNESCAP Subregional Office for South and South-West Asia visits Maldives Meteorological Service and RIMES Secretariat in Maldives

Ms. Mikiko Tanaka, the Director and Head of the United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) Subregional Office for South and South-West Asia visited the Maldives Meteorological Services (MMS) and RIMES Secretariat in Male, Maldives today.