Development cooperation

Capacity Building in the Field of Meteorology

Description

The Finnish Meteorolgical Institute will implement a project with the national institute of Uzbekistan, Uzhydromet, during the years 2022 -2025. In the project the capacity of Uzhydromet will be strengthened and modernized and the staff will be trained. Uzhydrome’s capacity will be strengthened to better anticipate natural disasters and to improve the availability of the information services. The project promotes adapting to climate change and climate sustainability. The budget of the project is EUR 2 000 000.

Funding decision

2 000 000 €

Objectives monitored by OECD's Development Assistance Committee

  • Climate change - adaptation
  • Aid to environment
  • Disaster risk reduction

Field of activity

  • Meteorological services 40%
  • Public sector policy and administrative management 30%
  • Disaster Risk Reduction 30%

Funding channel

Ilmatieteen laitos

Contact

itä-20

Code for the object of funding

66700713

ID

UHA2021-004815

Modified

13.01.2022