MRC nationals: River Flood Forecasting Specialist

Mekong River Commission (MRC)

Phnom Penh, Cambodia 🇰🇭

The jobholder oversees the operation of the Regional flood management center and ensures the provision of accurate and timely forecasting and early warning information products. He or she supports the Member Countries in managing the river flood forecasting along mainstream stations in the flood season, water level monitoring in the dry season and provides country-wide (LMB-wide only for Thailand) flash-flood guidance in flood season. Moreover, he or she supports MRC Member Countries in developing capacities for effective management of drought risks in the LMB. He or she therefore uses relevant monitoring systems and assures the timely dissemination of regional flood forecasts and warnings (alerts) to stakeholders, as well as information on drought.


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