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International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
Platform for the Promotion of Early Warning

Information resources
- Archive of EW system information - PPEW information products -
Inventory of EW Systems - Links for current disaster events and warnings -Basic documents related to early warning issues

Second International Conference on Early Warning (EWC-II)
 Primary outcome  documents
 Conference report
 Full documentation
Early Warning as a Matter of Policy:
the Conclusions of the Second International Conference on Early Warning,
16-18 October 2003, Bonn, Germany

A glossy report of the conference – Early warning as a Matter of Policy - has been prepared in order to promote early warning systems to policymakers and decision makers. It contains:

  • The three main output documents
  • Forewords by German Foreign Minister Joschka Fischer and United Nations Under-Secretary General Jan Egeland
  • Boxes of good practice examples
  • A section “Investment in Early Warning Pays Off”
  • Conference program and sponsor information.
The publication can be downloaded (pdf – 519Kb) and is available from PPEW in hard copy for relevant institutions.”