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UK: Building resilience in the face of the effects of climate change

18 Jan 2019, United Kingdom - gov

In a report, the National Infrastructure Commission posits that the British government must ensure the water supply system's resilience by delivering a national water transfer network and by halving leakage. A nationwide standard of resilience to flooding and plans to deliver supply and demand reduction will help ensure resilience.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Cabinet Office (UK)
  • Website: http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/
  • Contact:Deputy Director - International Resilience
  • Phone:+44 727 667 99 +44 793 195 9235


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Cabinet Office (UK)
  • Website: http://www.cabinetoffice.gov.uk/
  • Contact:Deputy Director - International Resilience
  • Phone:+44 727 667 99 +44 793 195 9235
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