Projects

An islander interweaving palm fronds to make matting for roofs or walls on Maamigili Island in Ari (Alif) Atoll, western Maldives archipelago, while a member of the young generation is encouraged to look on. The flimsy nature of a poorer thatched structure, situated – like all buildings in the Maldives – at sea level, is clearly visible to the right.

Projects of the Trust Fund for Tsunami, Disaster and Climate Preparedness that are ongoing and those that have been completed.

Ongoing Projects

Completed Projects

  • TTF-01: Support to establishment of capacities in the region to observe and evaluate anomalous sea level conditions for early warning of tsunamis in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia
    Organization: Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC)
    Budget: US$264,102
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-02: End-to-end early warning of tsunamis and other natural hazards for disaster preparedness and mitigation in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia: Phase I
    Organization: Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC)
    Budget: US$2,899,943
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-03: Trainers training programme on community based hazard map development.
    Organization: Asian Disaster Reduction Centre (ADRC)
    Budget: US$84,000
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-04: Strengthening tsunami warning and emergency responses: training workshops on the development of SOPs for Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia.
    Organization: Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO
    Budget: US$444,730
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-05: Strengthening national and community capacities for effective early warning dissemination and response.
    Organization: UNDP Maldives
    Budget: US$91,259
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-06: Enhancing national capacity for early warning dissemination in Sri Lanka
    Organization: Ministry of Disaster Management and Human Rights of Sri Lanka
    Budget: US$199,880.23
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-07: End-to-end early warning of tsunamis and other natural hazards for disaster preparedness and mitigation in the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia: Phase 2
    Organization: Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC)
    Budget: US$1,211,766
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-08: Towards sustaining the Indian Ocean and Southeast Asia End-to-End Multi-Hazard Early Warning System
    Organization: Maldives Meteorological Service
    Budget: US$303,348
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-09: Making Provincial Communities Safer Through Disaster Risk Reduction in Development (DRR-PC)
    Organization: Government of Indonesia (GOI) and UNDP Indonesia
    Budget: US$1,656,081
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-10: Tsunami Awareness and Preparedness Tools and Materials Assessment Project
    Organization: United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) Office Jakarta
    Budget: US$598,765
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-11: Assessment and awareness of Makran tsunami hazards
    Organization: UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC UNESCO)
    Budget: US$205,092
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-12: ABU Early Warning Broadcast Media Initiative
    Organization: Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union
    Budget: US$237,939
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-13: Building risk knowledge to enhance early warning, preparedness and mitigation in tsunami-affected countries
    Organization: UNDP RCB
    Budget: US$344,385.60
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-14: Strengthening Community-based Disaster Risk Management in Asia: shifting from lessons observed to lessons learned (SCDRM+)
    Organization: Raks Thai Foundation
    Budget: US$438,000
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-15: Strengthening early warning systems for extreme weather events to advance climate risk management in the South East Asian region
    Organization: UNDP APRC
    Budget: US$381,066
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-16: Reducing risks of tsunami, storm surges, large waves and other natural hazards in low elevation coastal zones
    Organization: RIMES and WMO
    Budget: US$1,818,274
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-17: Enhancing coastal hazard early warning and response: tools and institutional strengthening
    Organization: RIMES
    Budget: US$484,990
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-18: Technical assistance for enhancing the capacity of end-to-end multi-hazard Early Warning Systems (EWS) for coastal hazards in Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Philippines
    Organization: ADPC
    Budget: US$486,304
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-19: ABU Disaster Risk Reduction Broadcast Initiative
    Organization: ABU
    Budget: US$237,692
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-20: Enhancing Tsunami Risk Assessment and Management, Strengthening Policy Support and Developing Guidelines for Tsunami Excercises in Indian Ocean Countries
    Organization: IOC-UNESCO
    Budget: US$480,947
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-21: Communicating the effects of the 1945 Makran tsunami to increase awareness and preparedness of tsunami hazards in the Makran region
    Organization: IOC-UNESCO
    Budget: US$121,662
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-22: Synergized Standard Operating Procedures for Coastal Multi-Hazard Early Warning System
    Organization: Typhoon Committee
    Budget: US$457,000
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-23: Strengthening of Myanmar's Multi-Hazard Early Warning System
    Organization: RIMES
    Budget: US$705,291
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference