Facilitating the integration of tsunami warning by strengthening multi-hazard warning systems in Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Indonesia, and the Philippines

Implementation Period: June 2008 – May 2010
Countries: Indonesia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Vietnam
Donor: American Red Cross
Level of Funding: USD 806,186
Program Area: Program Area 4: Capacity Building in Early Warning at all Levels
Project Status: Completed

Project Description:

The project aims to facilitate the integration of tsunami warning into national early warning systems through the establishment, capacity building, and institutionalization of early warning national forums, with participation of mass-based organization; capacity building of field-level National Red Cross Society in forecast translation; and testing the functionality and reliability of early warning systems through system audits