Water resilient cities: short courses

Type:
Training Course
Organizer:
United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Office - IHE Institute for Water Education (UNESCO-IHE)
Date:
01-19 Jul 2013
Location:
Netherlands (Delft)
Venue:
UNESCO-IHE Westvest 7 2611 AX Delft The Netherlands
Language:
English

The short course will address data requirements, tools, approaches, relevant planning policy frameworks, decision making and implementation experiences needed to build and foster water resilient cities.

Learning objectives:

• Understand the different approaches to flood and drought resilience, together with their key aspects
• Develop and analyse water and flood risk management strategies for the context of urban areas
• Understand the role of emerging approaches/technologies in urban water and flood risk management
• Understand the need for and the place of adaptive management and governance in delivering increased flood and drought resilience


Visit website

Event fee

€2475

How to register

Apply online


Keywords

Themes:
Urban Risk & Planning, Water
Hazards:
Drought, Flood
Countries:
Netherlands, the
The Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in 2015 The Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in 2015.
  • What We Do What we do - we coordinate.
  • What We Do What we do - we campaign.
  • What We Do What we do - we advocate.
  • What We Do What we do - we inform.

Learn more about What We Do

CONNECT WITH US