Adaptations considering vulnerable groups needs of the Italian Operational Plan for heat waves


The Italian operational Plan of heat wave forecast/prevention (Heat Health Watch Warning System - HHWWS) provides specific information addressed to specific groups that are particularly vulnerable and/or have special needs in disaster situations.

Note: See source document for full reference.

Applicable to:

Cultural Factors: Age-related roles

Hazards: Natural hazards

Disaster Phases: Response, Preparedness

Types of Actors Concerned: National civil protection body, Healthcare and emergency services