The Regional Working Group for the North West Indian Ocean was held in Theran, Iran in February 2017 to strengthen tsunami early warning systems for the Makran region.
Together they tested standard operating procedures of the Indian Ocean Tsunami Warning and Mitigation System including communications links between all stakeholders.
India has overtaken the United States to become the world's second largest Internet market, with 333 million users, trailing China's 721 million, according to the State of Broadband 2016 report.
Worldwide there are more than one billion persons with disabilities. Their existence is impeded by inadequate legal frameworks to protect their rights and a lack of financial and human resources to carry out their activities related to basic needs.