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Tropical Storm Risk (TSR)
Tropical Storm Risk (TSR) offers a leading resource for forecasting the risk from tropical storms worldwide. The venture provides information and innovative forecast products to benefit risk awareness and decision making in (re)insurance, other business sectors, government and society. TSR has won two major insurance industry awards in the past three years - the British Insurance Awards for Risk Management (2006) and for London Market Innovation (2004). Recent innovations include a breakthrough in the seasonal prediction of hurricane activity reaching the coast of the US, the first demonstration of the business relevance of seasonal US hurricane forecasts, and the introduction of forecast windspeed probabilities for tropical cyclones worldwide.
Reuters AlertNet is a humanitarian news network based around a popular website. It aims to keep relief professionals and the wider public up-to-date on humanitarian crises around the globe.
AlertNet attracts more than a million users a month - about 16 million a year - and has a network of four hundred contributing humanitarian organisations. Our weekly email digest has more than 17,000 readers.
It was started in 1997 by Reuters Foundation - an educational and humanitarian trust - to place Reuters' core skills of speed, accuracy and freedom from bias at the service of the humanitarian community.
AlertNet has won a Popular Communication award for technological innovation, a NetMedia European Online Journalism Award for its coverage of natural disasters and has been named a Millennium Product by the British Government - an award for outstanding applications of innovative technologies.
The Global Disaster Alert and Coordination System
GDACS is a web-based platform that combines existing web-based disaster information management systems with the aim to alert the international community in case of major sudden-onset disasters and to facilitate the coordination of international response during the relief phase of the disaster.GDACS is comprised of the following elements:
- A set of standards to ensure interoperability between existing alert and response coordination systems
- A set of working procedures to ensure predictability and reliability of information creation and exchange during crisis response
Stakeholders that commit to provide related information according to the standards and the working procedures