RESIN - Climate Resilient Cities and Infrastructures

RESIN is an interdisciplinary, practice-based research project investigating climate resilience in European cities. Through co-creation and knowledge brokerage between cities and researchers, the project is working on developing practical and applicable tools to support cities in designing and implementing climate adaptation strategies for their local contexts. The project aims to compare and evaluate the methods that can be used to plan for climate adaptation in order to move towards formal standardisation of adaptation strategies.

Beyond RESIN

The project will contribute to informing the mid-term revision the EU Adaptation Strategy and other relevant EU-level policy processes. Furthermore, the project results will create resources for urban adaptation, which will lay a new foundation for standardisation in this field. 

ABOUT RESIN

The RESIN project is working on developing practical and applicable means to support cities in designing and implementing local climate adaptation strategies. 

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CITIES AND RESILIENCE

Cities are Europe’s economic, social and innovative core. As they grow, their role in Europe’s social and environmental systems becomes ever more crucial.

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TOOLS AND PAPERS

We are developing climate impact and vulnerability analysis tools and a decision support system to provide solid evidence for decision-making on adaptation action.  

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EVENTS AND TRAINING

City decision-makers and municipal staff are trained in resilience building and protection of vital infrastructure in local workshops and online webinars.

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LATEST NEWS

6 September 2018
Newly published: The RESIN decision support tools for climate change adaptation

Three  practical  tools and methods have been developed as part of the RESIN project, along with an overarching decision support   framework, to aid citi ...



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UPCOMING EVENTS

24 - 26 September 2018
Kaunas, Lithuania
Thirteenth International Conference on Critical Information Infrastructures Security (CRITIS)

In 2018, the 13th edition of the International Conference on Critical Information Infrastructures Security will be held in Kaunas, Lithuania. CRITIS 2018 will be hosted by t ...


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