Tag: Early Warning Systems

Preparedness key to tackling El Niño

Ida Sem Fossvik|Published 05. Nov 2017 The last El Niño phenomenon brought droughts and floods that increased humanitarian needs around the world. NORCAP experts have worked in some of the hardest hit areas, putting preparedness in the priority seat, to increase national and regional ability to cope with […]

El Niño Early Warning Systems (EWSs)

Monitoring and Early Warning Systems Related to the EI Niño Phenomenon Many countries, especially those in ENSO affected areas can now use seasonal climate variability predictions for timescales up to about two seasons. This breakthrough has largely been due to a 10 year project of WCRP, the Tropical […]


El Niño, DRR & CCA Using El Niño as a bridge between DRR and CCA allows for a partnership between the two, not a horse and rider relationship, but one that is based on a co-joining of forces to combat the negative effects of El Niño-related hazard events. […]