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-29: Strengthening tsunami early warning in the North West Indian Ocean region through regional cooperation
Organization: IOC-UNESCO
[ Project brief | Progress report | 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
[ Project brief | Progress report (Oct 2018) | Project Terms of Reference ]

Completed Projects

TTF-27: Enhancing Weather and Climate Resilience in RIMES Member States through Capacity Building on Impact Forecasting
Organization RIMES
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-26: Enhancing Tsunami Resilience in Pakistan
Organization OXFAM GB
[ Project brief | 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)
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-24: Capacity Building on Generation and Application of Downscaled Climate Change Projections
Organization RIMES
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-23: Strengthening of Myanmar's Multi-Hazard Early Warning System
Organization RIMES
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-22: Synergized Standard Operating Procedures for Coastal Multi-Hazard Early Warning System
Organization Typhoon Committee
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference
TTF-19: ABU Disaster Risk Reduction Broadcast Initiative
Organization ABU
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-17: Enhancing coastal hazard early warning and response: tools and institutional strengthening
Organization RIMES
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-12: ABU Early Warning Broadcast Media Initiative
Organization Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-11: Assessment and awareness of Makran tsunami hazards
Organization UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC UNESCO)
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | 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)
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-05: Strengthening national and community capacities for effective early warning dissemination and response.
Organization UNDP Maldives
[ Project brief | 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
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
TTF-03: Trainers training programme on community based hazard map development.
Organization: Asian Disaster Reduction Centre (ADRC)
[ Project brief | 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)
[ Project brief | Final Results | Project Terms of Reference ]
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)
[ Project brief | Final results | Project terms of reference ]