Assessing Gaps in Strengthening Early Warning System in Managing Disasters in Cambodia

RISHIRAJ DUTTA, Senaka Basnayake, Atiq Kainan Ahmed

Abstract


Many organizations and centers throughout the world are involved in providing early warning information in terms of hazard related issues. Most of them focuses on storms and floods, drought, cyclones, etc. In order to monitor these events, early warning system plays a vital role for response and emergency management. Although early warning systems exists in different countries, but to keep the systems updated, requires strengthening from time to time. In paper, we tried to assess the gaps in existing early warning systems in Cambodia so as to strengthen the system to make it more effective in an event of a disaster situation.

Keywords


Early Warning System, Hazard, Strengthen, Gaps, Assessment

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