On February 25, IT system ISOK for protection against extraordinary hazards has been inaugurated. This is one of the most important projects implemented in recent years to increase Poland’s security against natural hazards. The system is available at the following address www.isok.gov.pl.
Since December 17 th, 2018 we have asked institutions and entities connected with the drought issues about the occurrence of this phenomenon as well as planned and implemented measures to prevent and reduce the effects of drought.
There are already 70% of stakeholders registered in the survey system. We are waiting for other respondents
On March 22, during the Water Day, at the Library of University of Warsaw a nationwide conference will take place during which experts will discuss the plan for counteract the effects of drought.
Drought is a natural phenomenon. Depending on the length of the non-rainy periods and the vulnerability of areas to the occurrence of drought, it can cause a different level of drought’s risks, which should be considered as losses in various sectors and industries of the economy.