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Meeting of Task Team on Tsunami Watch Operations

Event Type Meeting
Date(s)(yyyy-mm-dd) Start: 2017-02-21 - End: 2017-02-22
Location Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO, Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO 7, place de Fontenoy, Paris cedex 07, France
Short Title TOWS-WG Inter-ICG Task Team on Tsunami Watch Operations
Summary Through Resolution XXIV-14 the IOC Assembly at its 24th Session decided to establish a Working Group on Tsunamis and Other Hazards Related to Sea-Level Warning and Mitigation Systems (TOWS-WG), tasked primarily to advise the IOC Governing Bodies on coordinated development and implementation activities on warning and mitigation systems for tsunamis and other hazards related to sea level of common priority to all Intergovernmental Coordination Group on Tsunami Warning and Mitigation Systems (ICG/TWSs). The Task Team on Tsunami Watch Operations advises and reports to the TOWS-WG. A meeting of the Task Team will take place in Salle VIII, UNESCO, 21-22 February 2017 immediately prior to the 9th meeting of the TOWS-WG, 23-24 February 2017.
Notes The meeting will take place in Room VIII, UNESCO Fontenoy Building. Meeting time: 9-17:30 both on 21 and 22 February 2017.

Event Entered By Elena IASYREVA
Organisers Thorkild AARUP
Srinivasa Kumar TUMMALA

Group(s): IOC , GOOS , Tsunami
Created: 2016-07-13 16:04:43
Last Updated: 2017-03-09 04:25:02