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Natural Sciences

Africa & Arab States


  • UNESCO/A. Rossi

The country is covered by the UNESCO Cluster Office in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.


It is participating in a programme that aims to develop a tsunami warning and mitigation system in the Indian Ocean, a follow-up action to the 26 December 2004 tsunami.

Below you can access the projects that are currently being implemented in the country within the framework of UNESCO's Natural Sciences Sector



- Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning System programme (IOTWS)

Earth Sciences

- Pan-African Network for a Geoscience Information System (PANGIS)


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