Early Warning System Local Flood Early Warning System (LFEWS)

 

The Local Flood Early Warning System (LFEWS) has the main goal of contributing to the reduction of human vulnerability and suffering of flood related disaster.

How are we active in this field?

  • Enhance and strengthen localization of risk knowledge and support decision-making by involving local governments and communities in participatory disaster risk analysis and in compiling all essential information to inform planning and courses of action.
  • Install and implement a system of predicting the likelihood of flood disasters and corresponding development of response capacity.
  • Develop communication protocols and media, set up a system of monitoring and processing rainfall and water level data and informing courses of action in the form of warning signals through a communication network. 

      EWS

Early Warning System

  • Published on Mar 04, 2014
  • Written by Super User

Local Flood Early Warning System (LFEWS)

 

The Local Flood Early Warning System (LFEWS) has the main goal of contributing to the reduction of human vulnerability and suffering of flood related disaster.

How are we active in this field?

  • Enhance and strengthen localization of risk knowledge and support decision-making by involving local governments and communities in participatory disaster risk analysis and in compiling all essential information to inform planning and courses of action.
  • Install and implement a system of predicting the likelihood of flood disasters and corresponding development of response capacity.
  • Develop communication protocols and media, set up a system of monitoring and processing rainfall and water level data and informing courses of action in the form of warning signals through a communication network. 

      EWS