Dili September 28th 2023, The Climate Centre facilitated an Anticipatory Mapping workshop to share the findings and lessons learnt, with development partners, local NGOs and government institutions. The objective of the workshop is to share the preliminary findings and plans for the way forward for anticipatory action initiatives to stakeholders and potential anticipatory action actors, and engage in discussions with stakeholders for inputs on the mapping.
CVTL Secretary General, Mr, Luis Pedro Pinto, attended the workshop with 40 other participants, including the President of National Designated Authority (AND, I.P.) Mr. Pedro Marcal da Costa, National Operational Commander of the Civil Protection Authority (APC), Superintendent Ast. Mr. Nuno Romualdo Gomes, UNEP/PMU Chief Technical Advisor, Mr. Simanchal Pattnaik.
Anticipatory mapping is part of the important project on the Enhancing Early Warning Systems to build greater resilience to hydro-meteorological hazards in Timor-Leste. This project is led by the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and funded by the Green Climate Fund (GCF), to establish integrated climate information services covering oceans and impact-based Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (MHEWS) for sectors (including health, agriculture, disaster risk reduction, water and environmental management) and communities in Timor-Leste.
The workshop facilitated by Climate Centre and co-organized with Cruz Vermelha de Timor-Leste (CVTL), Civil Protection Authority (APC) & National Directorate of Meteorology and Geophysics