Operationalizing the South-East European Multi-Hazard Early Warning Advisory System (SEE-MHEWS-A) (WB-P172563)

Regions
  • Europe and Central Asia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • World Bank (WB)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Canceled
Bank Risk Rating
U
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Sectors
  • Climate and Environment
  • Communications
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Grant
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 0.32 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 0.32 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Apr 10, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Oct 17, 2019


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Project Description

According to Bank documents, the project aims to improve weather and flood forecasting capacities in participating countries by setting up a pilot operational meteorological modelling system for the region and hydrological modelling system for selected river catchments. 

The World Bank has given this project a Low environmental and social risk classification.

Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)

Funding from this project is provided by the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery.

Contact Information

European Centre for Medium-Range Weather Forecasts (ECWMF)
Fredrik Wetterhall, Senior Researcher

Fredrik.Wetterhall@ecmwf.int 

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