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Preparing the Venice lagoon for upcoming challenges means improving the entire system’s resilience by combining different risk management initiatives, including flexible measures that are effective against a wide range of climate hazards.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
Local leaders forum at the GP2022 on 23 May 2022 in Bali, Indonesia.
Local governments play an essential role in disaster risk reduction and building resilience. At UNDRR’s 2022 Global Platform, the Local Leaders Forum opened a productive discussion on important issues around disaster resilience at city and district level.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
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The Climate Adaptation Strategy establishes specific objectives to be reached by end of December 2016 and it is to be updated within 5 years. The NAS provides an extensive knowledge on past, present and future climate change.
Grantham Research Institute on Climate Change and the Environment
Vector city concept
Matosinhos in Portugal and the Province of Potenza in Italy were recognised for pioneering strategies to reduce the impact of disasters including fires and earthquakes.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
This paper presents an innovative method of estimating the relative risk of buildings exposed to seismic and tsunami hazards in volcanic islands is applied to Stromboli (Italy).
International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction (Elsevier)
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This contributing paper aims to examine the need to effectively implement implement the interplay between technical decision-makers and the scientific community to achieve effective disaster risk reduction (DRR).
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
This column presents evidence from Italy showing that high temperatures affect firm demography by reducing the entry of newborn firms in the market and increasing business closures, while relocation to colder areas plays a minor role.
The new feature allows for a dynamic and interactive visualization of past extreme events in Italy, classifying them as either moderate, severe or extreme, according to their characteristics and in relation to the specific climate of the area considered.
Centro Euro-Mediterraneo sui Cambiamenti Climatici
GEM is proud to commemorate its 13th year anniversary with the launch of Atlas 1.0 - a subscription-based dynamic web portal that allows subscribers to view information in a GIS style map viewer featuring instant display and download of hazard curves.
Global Earthquake Model Foundation
Summit of the Etna volcano, Sicily
Distributed Acoustic Sensing (DAS) has made it possible for the first time to precisely determine the volcanic signature of Etna. The method was able to identify seismo-acoustic volcanic activity and map hidden near-surface volcanic structural features.