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2015 (2nd) Meeting of the WMO Disaster Risk Reduction Focal Points of Regional Associations, Technical Commissions and Programmes

3-5 November 2015, WMO Headquarters, Geneva, Switzerland

Salle C1

Last update on: 17 March 2016

Doc No. Documents Format
  Final report (as of 17 March 2016) pdf
  List of documents pdf

Doc 1

Agenda (as of 5 November 2015) pdf

Doc 2

Concept note pdf

Doc 3

Participant list pdf

Doc 4

Terms of Reference (ToR) of the DRR RA-TC-TP (Final Draft, 5 November 2015) pdf

Doc 5

Report of the 2013 Meeting of the DRR FP TC-TP pdf

Doc 6

Zero-Draft WMO DRR Roadmap (Version 1.1, as of 20 January 2016)

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Doc 7

Draft WMO DRR Work Plan 2016-2017 (as of 14 December 2015) pdf

Annex I

Tentative list of DRR Programme Meetings and major international conferences related to DRR (2015-2017) & provisional programme of sessions of WMO Constituent Bodies during the seventeenth financial period (2016-2019) pdf

Annex II

Draft concept note SEE-MHEWS (as of 2 October 2015) pdf

Annex III

Draft concept note IN-MHEWS (as of 10 April 2015) pdf

Annex IV

Draft concept note IC-MHEWS (as of 9 November 2015) pdf

Doc 8

Considerations on the Governance and Implementation Mechanisms for the WMO Disaster Risk Reduction Programme and Information on the Current Status (as of 9 December 2015) pdf

Doc 9

DRR sections of Cg-16 and 17 and EC-64 to 67 reports zip

Doc 10

Information note for participants (travel, hotels, etc.)
Presentations and documents from the sessions
Session 1: Opening and Introduction


Welcome remarks on behalf of Michel Jarraud, Secretary-General of the World Meteorological Organization, and opening of the workshop – Alasdair Hainsworth, Chief, DRR Services Division (C/DRR, WMO) pdf
  Objectives, structure, document list and working arrangements of the meeting – Alasdair Hainsworth pdf
Session 2: Background
  WMO DRR Programme governance and implementation mechanisms and decisions of the 17th World Meteorological Congress (Cg-17) and Executive Councils (ECs) 64-67, including the EC Working Group on DRR, DRR FP RA-TC-TP, and the DRR User-Interface Expert Advisory Groups (UI-EAGs) (Docs 7-9) – James Douris, Project Officer, DRR Services Division (PO/DRR, WMO) pdf
  WMO DRR Roadmap and new framework conditions against the background of the post-2015 development agenda (Doc 6) – Jochen Luther, Junior Professional Officer, DRR Services Division (JPO/DRR, WMO) pdf
  Briefing on needs and requirements for hazard information to support collection of national loss and damage data and conduct risk analysis – Maxx Dilley, Director, Climate Prediction and Adaptation Branch (D/CLPA, WMO) pdf
Session 3: DRR-related Mandates and Relevant Activities and Projects of WMO Regional Associations, Technical Commissions and Programmes
  Commission for Basic Systems (CBS): Role of CBS in Supporting
Humanitarian Agencies – Michel Jean, Meteorological Service of Canada (MSC), Environment Canada (Co-chair and DRR Focal Point of CBS)

  Commission for Hydrology (CHy) – Johnson Muturi Maina, Kenya Meteorological Department & Yuri Simonov, Senior Researcher, Hydrological Forecasts Department, Hydrometeorological Centre of Russia (DRR Focal Points of CHy) pdf
  Commission for Instruments and Methods of Observation (CIMO) – Jitze Van der Meule, Senior Adviser Weather Service, Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute (KNMI) (DRR Focal Point of CIMO) pdf
  Joint WMO-IOC Commission for Oceanography and Marine Meteorology (JCOMM) – Kevin Horsburgh, Head Institute for Sustainable Coasts and Oceans and Chair of IOC/WMO JCOMM Expert Team on Waves and Coastal Hazard (ETWCH) Forecasting, National Oceanography Centre, UK (Co-chair and DRR Focal Point of JCOMM) pdf
  Commission for Aeronautical Meteorology (CAeM) – Ian Lisk, Head of Natural Hazards, Met Office, UK (DRR Focal Point of CAeM)
  World Weather Research Programme (WWRP) – Paolo Ruti (World Weather Research Division, Research Department (C/WWR, WMO) pdf
  WMO Integrated Global Observing System (WIGOS) – Luis Filipe Nunes (WIGOS Project Office, WMO) pdf
  RA I – Richard Philippe, Director Direction de la météorologie nationale and Permanent Representative of Cameroon with WMO (DRR Focal Point for RA I - Africa)

  RA II – K.J. Ramesh, Ministry of Earth Sciences, India (DRR Focal Point for RA II - Asia) pdf
  RA III – Carlos Naranjo Jacome, Executive Director Instituto Nacional de Meteorología e Hidrología (INAMHI) and Permanent Representative of Ecuador with WMO (DRR Focal Point for RA III - South America) pdf
  RA IV – Albert A.E. Martis, Director Meteorological Department Curaçao and Permanent Representative of of Curaçao & St. Maarten with WMO (DRR Focal Point for RA IV - North America, Central America and the Caribbean) pdf
Sessions 4: Discussion on key issues and roles of as well as input to the DRR FP RA-TC-TP and Session 5: Review of the Draft Summary from Sessions 3 and 4 and Closing
  Considerations for the DRR Work Plan 2016-2017 pdf
  Recommendations pdf





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