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.

On 8th and 9th of September 2018 took place the photographic marathon “24 hours | photos | risks”, held in the framework of the RESCCUE project.

The 4th European Climate Change Adaptation conference (ECCA 2019) will take place in Lisbon on May 28-31 and is aimed to bring together adaptation and resilience specialists with diverse experience to share knowledge and ideas.

The aim of the paper is to present the main goals of the RESCCUE project, as well as the approach followed and the main expected results after the four years of implementation, so other cities around the world can use this to increase their resilience.

RESCCUE together with the RESIN project co-organises "Climate Resilient Cities and Infrastructures" workshop on 9th Of October in Brussels, Belgium.

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.