The paper presents NEDIES, the Natural Environmental Disaster Information Exchange System under develop at the JRC Ispra to support the Commission Services, Member State Authorities and EU Organisations involved in the prevention from and preparation for natural and environmental disasters, and the management of their consequences. The NEDIES Web site designed and implemented to collect and store endorsed information on natural and environmental disasters and to disseminate the information collected and produced is outlined. The main lessons learnt reports issued in the frame of the project are briefly discussed.
Bibliographic Reference: An oral report given at: EC Workshop on National and Technical Hazards Research in Europe. Organized by: The Directorate General of Research. Held in: Brussels, Belgium, 15-16 November, 2000
Record Number: 200013257 / Last updated on: 2001-05-15
Original language: en
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