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

  • TTF-27: Enhancing Weather and Climate Resilience in RIMES Member States through Capacity Building on Impact Forecasting
    Organization: RIMES
    Budget: US$602,873
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-28: SSOP Phase II: Implementation of Synergized Standard Operating Procedures (SSOP) for Coastal Multi-Hazards Early Warning System
    Organization: ESCAP/WMO Typhoon Committee
    Budget: US$250,000
    Project Terms of Reference

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
  • TTF-24: Capacity Building on Generation and Application of Downscaled Climate Change Projections
    Organization: RIMES
    Budget: US$329,115
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-25: CAP on a MAP - Improving Institutional Responsiveness to Coastal Hazards through Multi-Agency Situational Awareness
    Organization: Asian Institute of Technology (AIT)
    Budget: US$300,040
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference
  • TTF-26: Enhancing Tsunami Resilience in Pakistan
    Organization: OXFAM GB
    Budget: US$230,000
    Final Results
    Project Terms of Reference