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?
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)
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.