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In recent years, Austria has been hit by a series of extreme flood events, gravely impacting its infrastructure and people. Despite measures put in place to tackle flood risk, devastating flood events affect the country every year. How can these risks be mitigated?
Ambiental Technical Solutions Ltd
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This paper aims to assess and explain institutional innovations in natural hazard risk management by analyzing examples of multi-functional protection schemes, which are distinctive to mainstream solutions.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
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This study explores the application of the regional floodplain evaluation matrix (RegioFEM) to help flood risk managers manage increasing challenges in anticipating future developments and coordinating regional flood risk management.
Journal of Flood Risk Management (Wiley)

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The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the 2013-15 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
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