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Flood Resilience Game

Source(s):  Centre for Systems Solutions - CRS
International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
Zurich Insurance Group Limited

The Flood Resilience Game is an educational game that allows players to experience, explore, and learn about the flood risk and resilience of communities in river valleys.

The game is designed to help participants, such as NGO staff working on flood-focused programs, to identify novel policies and strategies which improve flood resilience.

The game is set in a community living in an area exposed to floods, occurring with different severity. Players take roles of members of different citizen groups (workers, farmers, entrepreneur, financial services agent), local government and water board officials.

The direct interactions between players create a rich experience that can be discussed, analysed and lead to concrete conclusions and actions. This allows players to explore vulnerabilities and capacities leading to an advanced understanding of interdependencies and the potential for working together.

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Format Games, Activities, Exercises

Target audiences


Group: Adults

Educational usage

educational usage Extra-curricular/Informal

Additional information

Published in Poland

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  • Year of publication 2016
  • Language(s) English
  • Price Free

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