IFI Partners

ICHARM: The IFI secretariat is based in the International Centre for Water Hazard and Risk Management (ICHARM) in Tsukuba, Japan.

WMO: The World Meterological Organization (WMO) promotes cooperation in the establishment of networks for making meteorological, climatological, hydrological and geophysical observations, as well as the exchange, processing and standardization of related data, and assists technology transfer, training and research.

UNU: The mission of UN University (UNU) is to contribute, through collaborative research, capacity development, and advisory services to efforts to resolve the pressing global problems of human survival, development and welfare.

ISDR: The International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) is a strategic framework, adopted by United Nations Member States in 2000, aiming to guide and coordinate the efforts of a wide range of partners to achieve substantive reduction in disaster losses and build resilient nations and communities as an essential condition for sustainable development.

IAHR: The International Association of Hydro-Environment Engineering and Research (IAHR), particularly promotes the advancement and exchange of knowledge through working groups, specialty symposia, congresses, and publications on water resources, river and coastal hydraulics, risk analysis, energy, environment, disaster prevention, industrial processes.

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