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Design and Planning Meeting for Coastal Hazards and Tsunami Risk Assessment and Management Workshop

Event Type Meeting
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2014-09-29 - End: 2014-10-01
Location University of Moratuwa, Department of Civil Engineering, University of Moratuwa, Department of Civil Engineering Katubedda, Moratuwa, Sri Lanka
Short Title Tsunami Risk Assessment Workshop Design and Planning Meeting
Summary IOC UNESCO has secured funding from UNESCAP for a project entitled: “Enhancing Tsunami Risk Assessment and Management, Strengthening Policy Support and Developing Guidelines for Tsunami Exercises in Indian Ocean Countries”. One activity of the project is to conduct a regional workshop on "Coastal Hazards and Tsunami Risk Assessment and Management" based on the IOC Guidelines on “Tsunami Risk Assessment and Mitigation for the Indian Ocean", which are being revised and updated as part of the project. In this context, a design and planning meeting will be held at the University of Moratuwa, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 29 September – 1 October 2014 to develop training modules and materials for the regional workshop

Event Entered By Tony ELLIOTT
Organisers Tony ELLIOTT (contact for Secretariat Support)
Sam HETTIARACHCHI (contact for Local Arrangements and Agenda)

Group(s): IOC , Tsunami
Created: 2014-09-23 04:07:41
Last Updated: 2014-09-24 04:07:11