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.

Eduardo Martínez-Gomariz presented the RESCCUE project at the virtual workshop “Nacional and EU Dialogue Allies for Climate”

The French environment portal Climatico has published an article about RESCCUE’s case study in Barcelona.

The Covenant of Mayors has published an article about RESCCUE’s case study in Barcelona. This platform brings together thousands of local governments voluntarily committed to implementing EU climate and energy objectives since 2008.

Last 29th April, Maria Telhado, Head of the Environment, Green Structure, Climate and Energy Office at the Lisbon City Council, presented the Lisbon Resilience Action Plan at the “Flood Risk Management in the city of Lisbon” webinar, organized by C40 CITIES: Urban Flooding Network.

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.