Follow-up Consultation Workshop on the National Road Map for Floods Early Warning System Development in Bangladesh

Background

"The National Road Map for Floods Early Warning System Development in Bangladesh" was developed through several workshops and interactions among related organizations in the Bangladesh supported by ADB) and the International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM) under the technical assistance for Supporting Investments in Water-Related Disaster Management (TA 7276).

Objective

The main objective of the workshop is to discuss a way forward for implementation of the National Road Map for Floods Early Warning System Development in Bangladesh.

Organizers

This workshop is organized jointly by the Bangladesh Water Development Board (BWDB), ADB, and ICHARM.

Expected participants

Expected participants include staff members of BWDB, the Disaster Management Bureau (DMB), the Bangladesh Meteorological Department (BMD), the Bangladesh Water Resources Planning Organization (WARPO), other national organizations, NGOs, and development partners.

Expected outcomes

The expected outcomes of the workshop lie in:

  • Stakeholders share the National Road Map for Floods Early Warning System Development in Bangladesh
  • Stakeholders build up a platform to collaborate in the implementation of the National Road Map for Floods Early Warning System Development in Bangladesh.