Flood Forecasting

Sunday, 27 October 2019

Ikebana 1
Lakeshore Hotel Gulshan (Road 41, House 46, Gulshan 2, Dhaka 1212), Dhaka, Bangladesh
Date 27 October 2019
Time 12:00 - 13:30
Event is closed for registration. Please contact us if you're interested.
Registry fee € Free
Chair Shahdat Hossain (IWM)


Bangladesh, situated in the lower riparian of greater Ganges-Brahmaputra-Meghna (GBM) basins: huge amount of inflow from upper basins during the monsoon season are being discharged. Flood forecasting systems have been proven to be effective in the last few decades in context of Bangladesh (54 points in 29 major rivers in north, north-central, north-western, north-eastern regions of Bangladesh). This session will familiarize the audience with past, present and future approaches of flood forecasting system of Bangladesh. The main agenda of this side event is to show the practical application of flood forecasting models in the real-world disaster management