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2022
This study examined 3113 damage claim cases over 30 years (1992–2019) for the city of Malmö, Sweden. We quantified the distribution and frequency of both major and minor flood damages over this period.
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
Maloe in Sweden.
Swedish coastal city recognised for its work to reduce the risk posed by rising sea levels, extreme weather and climate change.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
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2022
This study develops a novel approach for prioritizing hazards for the risk assessment of infrastructure. It is applied to hazard scenarios that could cause serious disruption to the infrastructure in the Øresund region over a period of 5 years.
Natural Hazards (Springer)

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Sweden National Platform

National policies and plans

2018

This national climate change adaptation strategy includes:

  • The basic features of the intended use of land and water areas
  • The municipality's view on how to use the built environment that is being developed and preserved,
  • How the municipality
Sweden - government
2014

The objective for the action plan is to concretize the strategy by initiating measures and activities that create conditions that allow for all vital societal functions (VSF) and critical infrastructure (CI) to have implemented systematic safety work into

Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
2010

This action programme outline details the structure and goals of the Swedish National Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, who has the responsibility for managing natural disasters with the aim of preventing and reducing the effects of natural disasters

Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency

Risk and governance profile(s)

2014
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.
Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency
2012
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the biennial 2011-13 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and ISDR System partners.
Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency