Category: News

World Bank-CARE for South Asia Delegation Visits RIMES Headquarters

On Monday, October 17, 2022, representatives from the World Bank visited the Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) headquarters in Thailand. The Bank delegation, composed of Climate Adaptation and Resilience (CARE) for South Asia project team members met with their counterparts in RIMES to review CARE for South Asia’s midterm progress and re-assess plans for project sustainability.

RIMES, ADPC host 3-day CARE for South Asia Regional Workshop

The Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) and the Asian Disaster Preparedness Center (ADPC) organized the first in-person Climate Adaptation and Resilience (CARE) for South Asia Regional Workshop from October 19-21, 2022. The event, which was held in Hilton Sukhumvit in Bangkok, Thailand and was livestreamed through Zoom, gathered over 150 onsite and virtual participants representing different government agencies, international development, and non-government organizations from the South Asian Region (SAR) for in-depth discussions on CARE project progress, key milestones, and implementation adjustments moving forward.

Using Data and Analytics to Build Climate Resilience

On Thursday, October 20, 2022, the Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) hosted the first hybrid workshop on the Regional Resilience Data and Analytics Services (RDAS) and various sectoral decision support systems (DSSs) at the Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok, Thailand.

Four SAR National Decision Support Systems Featured at 2022 CARE Regional Workshop

The Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) showcased four (4) national decision support systems (DSSs) in the recently concluded Climate Adaptation and Resilience (CARE) for South Asia Regional Workshop, which was held on October 19-21, 2022 at the Hilton Sukhumvit Bangkok, Thailand.

World Bank – RIMES Meeting on Ways Forward for Component 1 of CARE for South Asia Project

Team members of the Climate Adaptation and Resilience (CARE) for South Asia project from the World Bank and the Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard Early Warning System (RIMES) met on Friday, October 21, 2022, the last day of the three-day 2022 CARE for South Asia Regional Workshop.

Pakistan Government Looks to Develop Project Appraisal Capacities

In a virtual meeting on Wednesday, August 24, 2022, Mr. Jawad Rabbani (Deputy Chief, Environment and Climate Change Section, MoPDSI) and Ms. Ruby Rose Policarpio (Project Director, Component 1, CARE for South Asia, RIMES) discussed the general mechanisms of the DSS and how it could bolster national sustainability goals and long-term planning and development amidst a changing global climate.