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Weather and Climate Resilience. Effective Preparedness through National Meteorological and Hydrological Services

Weather and Climate Resilience. Effective Preparedness through National Meteorological and Hydrological Services
  • World Bank. September 2013
  • This report underscores the urgent need to strengthen National Meteorological and Hydrological Services (NMHSs), especially those in developing countries, and provides cost-benefit estimates of the return that countries can hope to achieve. It also offers a recommended approach that has been tested and implemented in Europe, in Central and South Asia, and countries in other regions.
  • Geographical coverage: Global
  • Main themes: Disaster prevention, Disasters, Hydrology, Meteorology, Resilience
  • Main target audience: Governments, Meteorological services
  • Main purpose: Advocacy, Guidance
  • Type of resource: Good practices, Lessons learned
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Published in 2015