Most individuals, communities and assets living within the coverage flood zones are ignorant, living with less or no in-depth knowledge of such risk. Absence of such knowledge inform of an early-warning has resulted in flood disaster devastation and has accounted for 75% of all deaths related to natural disaster and frequency of 45% leading to destruction of valuable properties, farming lots, food insecurity, hosting pathogens & vectors resulting in disease outbreak.
FLOEWS is a dematerialized, demonetized, democratized & self-manageable flood early warning system for the 121 Million flood vulnerable Nigerians. It Monitors & forecast flood imminence, thereby disseminating the flood forecast as warning to the inhabitants of flood prone zones, for early preparedness, awareness, emergency response, recovery & resiliency towards reduction in devastation among lives, valuable properties, utility & infrastructure, biodiversity, food & water supply, economic losses estimate in $Billions.
Beneficiaries ranges from Government and it agencies, world banks, insurance insurers, estate developers, risk managers, planners, logistic providers, assets managers/assessor/analyst, oil and gas, civil engineering, subsistence and large scale commercial farmers, ecological surveyors, research institution & academia, emergency and response, humanitarian and aid organization, NGO's, the victims at the last pixel mile.
FLOEWS is simply arming the inhabitant of such regions with vital weapon "an Early Warning information" about when the flood is expected, its coverage, infrastructures and utilities at risk, magnitude, how to respond to warning and evacuation action strategy, so as to prepare early towards the reduction in devastation among lives, valuable assets, biodiversity, food and Water Supply.
|Projected Cumulative Lives Impacted||28,199|
Abubakar Bashir a Nigerian is the founder & CEO of FLOEWS, i started FLOEWS alone, with lots of dedication & mentorship & FLOEWS rose from an idea stage to fully developed Close Alpha. After travelling to Denmark in 2017 for UN Unleash Innovation Lab acceleration program, i to meet these passionate & innovative friends, from different countries, they further turn to be part of FLOEWS team. They are: Arlinda Ibrahimllari from Albania, Alex from Costa Rica, Nisha from India, Matt from USA.
EXECUTIVE TEAM INCLUDES WOMEN