The Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) of UNESCO has established the Indian Ocean Tsunami Information Centre in Jakarta (IOTIC) to increase and strengthen awareness of tsunamis and to assist in the development of the Tsunami Early Warning System in Indonesia by providing an information service. The Centre was established with support from the Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA).
The main aim of IOTIC is to act as an Information Centre on:
Located in the UNESCO Office Jakarta, IOTIC focuses on the information provision through internet so can be fully accessed globally by anyone. The IOTIC website hosts tsunami-related information, materials, data, program, etc. developed by others in order to be accessible and publicly used.
Indian Ocean Tsunami Information Centre (IOTIC)
UNESCO Office Jakarta
Jl. Galuh II No. 5, Kebayoran Baru2010-11-24
Jakarta 12110, INDONESIA
Tel. +62-21 7399 818
Fax. +62-21 7279 6489