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Tsunami emergency preparedness in Mediterranean coastal zones

Event Type Workshop
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2012-05-30 - End: 2012-06-02
Location La Sirenetta Park Hotel STROMBOLI Via Marina, 33 Stromboli (Messina) Italy Tel +39 090 986025, Stromboli, Italy
Summary The EU-funded PPRD South Programme together with the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO, in the context of the EU-funded NEAMTIC project, are organizing the workshop in one of the most exposed Mediterranean coasts to the tsunami risk, where representatives of the national civil protection authorities of the Programme Partner Countries, the Italian Civil Protection, the European Commission, IOC-UNESCO, three Italian key research institutes, five Italian regions among the more exposed to the tsunami risk and the local municipality will review the state-of-art of the IOC-UNESCO North-eastern Atlantic, Mediterranean and connected seas Tsunami Early Warning and Mitigation System (NEAMTWS). Including organizational arrangements, ongoing and future activities, tsunami detection technologies and alert dissemination procedures.

Event Entered By Cornelia HAUKE
Organisers Cornelia HAUKE
Pierluigi SODDU
Francesca SANTORO

Group(s): IOC , Tsunami
Created: 2012-02-29 11:37:53
Last Updated: 2012-05-09 17:42:58