On 21st—22nd October 2016

Three JICA experts facilitated a training in Honiara for community based early warning system. This involved the assemblage and installaition of the community early warning system. The system included flood and rain gauges with their sensors.

The partcipants include experts from Government Ministries, private sectors, and NDMO staff .

The purpose of the training

was to enable the local experts and NDMO staff to acquire the knowledge on how to assemble, install and conduct maintenance on the early warning systems funded by JICA in Makira and Isabel Provinces.

The training was successfully completed resulting in assemblage of 12 flood gauges and 2 rain gauges ready to be installed in the communities of Isabel and Makira Provinces.