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


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.

Last 6th and 7th June, the RESCCUE consortium, made up by more than 40 members from 18 partners, gathered in Exeter (Unite

RESCCUE, as one of the three EU-funded projects organising this event, played a key role in ECCA 2019, the largest event on climate change adaptation in Europe.

The Source, a quarterly magazine of the International Water Association (IWA), has recently published an article about the RESCCUE project.

The biennial ECCA conference co-organised by RESCCUE, PLACARD and BINGO, three Horizon 2020 projects, will bring together people working throughout Europe to address climate change impacts.

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.