Event: ADBI-ICHARM Policy Dialogue on Water-Related Disaster Resilience Under Climate Change

Climate Change, Flood Early Warning System, and River Flood Disasters

27 January 2020
Author / Speaker: 
Kyaw Moe Oo, Department of Meteorology and Hydrology
Email the author | Other materials by the author

View Slides


This material introduces the climate change vulnerability of Myanmar and emphasizes the importance of the flood early warning system in managing disaster risk. It also gives an overview of the current flood warning-related systems in Mayanmar and discusses the government’s future plans.

Geographical Focus: 
Type of Content: 
Learning Event


The views expressed on this website are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views and policies of the Asian Development Bank (ADB) or its Board of Governors or the governments they represent. ADB does not guarantee the accuracy of the data included in this publication and accepts no responsibility for any consequence of their use. By making any designation of or reference to a particular territory or geographic area, or by using the term “country” in this document, ADB does not intend to make any judgments as to the legal or other status of any territory or area.