2014 Common Alerting Protocol Implementation Workshop kicked off yesterday (17 June 2014) at the Jetwing Beach Hotel,Negombo, Sri Lanka. Mrs S.M. Mohamed,the Secretary to the Ministry of Disaster Management participated in the inauguration of the 2014 CAP Implementation Workshop. Ms Megan Foster, Charge d’affaires of High Commission of Canada, Mr Lalith Chandrapala, the Director General, Department of Meteorology, Mr. Eliot Christian, Special Scientific Advisor, World Meteorological Organization and Mr. Laurent Liscia, the Director of Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS) also graced the occasion.
Post workshop there will be a public lecture on the 19th June 2014 3:30-6:00pm.
2014 Disaster Risk Reduction Public Lecture: Regional Readiness. 19th June 2014 3:30 – 6:00pm, Sri Lanka Foundation Institute, Colombo 07. Click here for more details