Support for Climate Risk Management and Forecasting in Cambodia, Lao PDR, and Myanmar

Implementation Period: November 2011 – March 2012
Countries: Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar
Donor: FAO Regional Office
Level of Funding: USD 23,800
Program Area: Program Area 4: Capacity Building in Early Warning at all Levels
Project Status: Completed

Project Description:

The project aims to enhance the relevance of climate information and forecasts for better-informed decision-making and preparedness to climate hazards and disasters. Key activities include conducting 3 post-season monsoon forums, one each in Cambodia, Lao PDR, and Myanmar; and 3-month intensive training on climate forecasting and risk management for 2 core forecasters from Cambodia