Beijing – China will construct a national emergency management big data application platform, China Meteorological News said on Wednesday.
The platform, led by the Ministry of Emergency Management, will use the technologies of big data, cloud computing and the Internet to conduct online monitoring of major risks.
It will also monitor early warning and forecasting, to efficiently handle disasters and accidents.
The platform will strengthen the coordination and information exchange with authorities in diplomacy, industry and information.
The areas of coordination also include public security, civil affairs, meteorology, natural resources, ecology, environment, transport, water resources, agriculture and rural affairs as well as radio and television.