APFM News

A collection of  all news about APFM’s activities, as announced in the homepage.

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F2F Event 2016: Urban DRR and Urban Resilience

APFM participated in the F2F Event 2016: Urban DRR and Urban Resilience organized by the Swiss NGO DRR Platform in Thun, Switzerland from 6 to 8 December 2016. The objective for APFM was to network with NGOs working in the field on disaster risk reduction and flood management issues, as well as to understand the needs […]

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Regional Training Course on Flood Safety for Nuclear Installations

APFM took part in an Expert Meeting at the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Headquarters in Vienna, Austria from 13 to 15 July 2016 to provide support in developing training modules on flood hazard assessment and protection of nuclear facilities against floods. Experts invited to the meeting – comprising WMO, Institut de radioprotection et de sûreté […]

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IPA FLOODS Workshop in Ankara, Turkey

APFM participated in a three-day workshop held from 8 to 10 November 2016 in Ankara, Turkey under the Programme for Prevention, Preparedness and Response to Floods in the Western Balkans and Turkey (IPA FLOODS). The objectives of the workshop were to support the preparation of River-Basin Management Plans (RBMP) and Flood Risk Management Plans (FRMP) in Turkey; […]

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APFM attends FLOODrisk 2016

The APFM Team attended FLOODrisk 2016, the third European Conference on Flood Risk Management, which was held in Lyon, France from 18-21 October 2016. FLOODrisk brought together researchers, policy makers and practitioners across the globe, providing them a platform for sharing their experience in flood risk analysis and innovations in risk management. The conference was […]

2016 APFM Advisory Committee and Management Committee Meetings

2016 Advisory and Management Committee Meetings

The Associated Programme on Flood Management Advisory and Management Committees held their annual meeting at the World Meteorological Organization Headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, from 12 to 13 September 2016 to review the work done in the past year and to discuss the way forward. Among the various achievements in the past year highlighted during the […]

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