Resccue

This project has recived funding from European Comission by means of Horizon 2020, the EU Framework Programme for Research and Innovation, under Grant Agreement no. 700174

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RESCCUE IN THE WORLD OF CITIES
Today, 54% of the world’s population lives in cities, a proportion that is expected to increase to 66% by 2050. These cities are constantly facing different impacts of climate change.

“Cities need to work together to enhance Europe’s resilience as a whole”, states the invitation to the European workshop on resilience in cities and communities, held on 4th of April in Berlin, Germany. 

Disaster Risk Management Knowledge Centre organized on 16-17 March in Brussels a workshop aimed to bring together representatives of FP7 and H2020 research projects, the European Commission and stakeholders from European associations and Member States.

The exhibition “Where will we go? The human consequences of rising sea levels” by Dutch photographer Kadir van Lohuizen was inaugurated on the 17th February in the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site, Barcelona.

Did you know that according to current figures, 55% of the water in public spaces in Lisbon is consumed in parks and gardens and another 21% in washing the streets?

Summary of the presentation event “Building a more resilient Barcelona to climate change”
The RESCCUE project organized a conference called “Building a more resilient Barcelona to climate change”, held on the 14th of November 2016 in Can Serra, Cornellà de Llobregat (Barcelona, Spain). During different points of view on urban resilience were shared and the future challenges of Barcelona were identified.