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. 

READ MORE

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.

READ MORE

TOOLS AND RESOURCES

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

READ MORE

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.

READ MORE

LATEST NEWS

16 March 2017
Coping with complexity, handling uncertainty
Uncertain city

In their endeavours to increase the climate resilience of cities, urban administrators, planners and decision makers have to deal with considerable uncertainty and complexity. ...



READ ARTICLE

UPCOMING EVENTS

3 - 4 April 2017
Bonn, Germany
RAMSES Project Training Event

During the RAMSES training event, cities will receive training on how to use the RAMSES Project results to support their local adaptation planning. The training is open to ...


READ MORE