A4Alps

A4Alps is the implementation of the A4EU platform for Canton Bern (Switzerland). This tool has been locally adapted to the specific needs and requirements of Volkswirtschaftsdirektion Kanton Bern (VOLBE).

A4Alps provides the capacity of early-warning detection and proactive decision-making when facing extreme weather-related emergencies. This allows the VOLBE to better manage such events, minimizing losses and saving lives.

We expect that this tool, the big change of this tool is to be able for everyone to capture in one single interface all the shorttime, longtime pan-European and local view, so you are able to take the decisions, to evaluate the risk and to deploy the resources where at least to be done at the time that has to be done.”

David Ramos González, Airbus Defence and Space SAS (AIRBUS)

We expect that this tool, the big change of this tool is to be able for everyone to capture in one single interface all the shorttime, longtime pan-European and local view, so you are able to take the decisions, to evaluate the risk and to deploy the resources where at least to be done at the time that has to be done.”

David Ramos González, Airbus Defence and Space SAS (AIRBUS)

Some of it is major operational capabilities are:

  • Access to the global pan-European tool with the generic products provided by the Anywhere Multi-Hazard Early Warning System.

  • Access to an exclusive area to monitor displayed local products and decision support tools.

  • Combination with regional and local layers of exposure and vulnerability.