Topic: Early Warning Systems

2020 World Disaster Report Published

On November 17, 2020 The IFRC launched the 2020 World Disasters Report, titled “Come Heat or High Water: Tackling the humanitarian impacts of the climate crisis together.” This year’s report is particularly important given that despite the significant and highly visible economic and human cost of the current COVID -19 pandemic, those pale in comparison …

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What Makes A Community Disaster Ready? A Meta-Evaluation.

0Reports Reviewed 0Organizations Covered Over the course of 2019-2020, the American Red Cross commissioned a meta‑evaluation to explore what makes a community disaster-ready. This meta-evaluation examines 24 program or project evaluations, half of which were of American Red Cross community disaster preparedness programs, and half of the programs implemented by external actors. The aim of …

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CAP Workshop 2020 IT-Alert

This is the presentation by Umberto Rosini and Stefano Calabrese on 30 September, 2020, at the CAP Implementation Workshop hosted by ITU as a video conference. 

CAP Workshop 2019 Participants

The List of Participants in the 2019 CAP Implementation Workshop is divided into three parts: Participants Affiliated with Governmental Organizations Participants Affiliated with International Organizations Participants Affiliated with Other Organizations or Unaffiliated

CAP Workshop 2019 Speakers

For the 2019 CAP Implementation Workshop in Mexico City, a list of speakers and their presentation topics, with short biographical sketches and portraits, is posted here.

CAP Workshop 2019 Training

The agenda of the CAP Train the Trainers session on 16 October, is provided here. Participants in this training are advised to have a laptop PC for the CAP-206 lesson. That lesson is a hands-on exercise using the cloud-based CAP Editor freeware.

CAP Workshop 2019 Call Participation

CAP Implementation Workshops provide a forum for implementors of CAP and associated organizations to discuss how best to expand adoption of the CAP standard and to share practices among users of the standard. There is no charge to participate and anyone interested in emergency alerting is welcome: managers, technical staff, media, etc., including commercial organizations, …

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CAP Workshop 2019 Flyer

The host of the 2019 Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) Implementation Workshop was Mexico City Secretariat of Integral Risk Management and Civil Protection The Workshop was held at the Justice Superior Court of Mexico City. The Workshop was 17- 18 October. It was preceded by a CAP Training Session on 16 October. At the Workshop, CAP implementors …

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CAP Workshop 2019

The 2019 Common Alerting Protocol (CAP) Implementation Workshop was held 17 – 18 September, in Mexico City, Mexico China. The host of this Workshop was the Mexico City Secretariat of Integral Risk Management and Civil Protection. CAP Implementation Workshops focus on emergency alerting as enabled by the CAP standard, ITU-T Recommendation X.1303. At the Workshops, …

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CAP Workshop 2020 Update EM TC

This is the presentation by Elysa Jones on 30 September, 2020, at the CAP Implementation Workshop hosted by ITU as a video conference.