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In the context of urban flood management, resilience is equal to resisting, recovering, reflecting and responding. The variety of causes of flooding and their consequences underpin the need for increased and internationally coordinated efforts to enhance technologies and policies for dealing with...
This paper describes the MICORE approach to quantify for nine field sites the crucial storm related physical hazards (hydrodynamic as well as morphodynamic) in support of early warning efforts and emergency response. As a first step historical storms that had a significant morphological impact on...
Research highlights &z.rtrif; This paper introduces the key policy documents which internationally guides disaster risk reduction policies and interventions. &z.rtrif; Investing in disaster risk reduction is a means for adapting to climate change, while contributing to sustainable development and...