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.

A new paper entitled “Hazards threatening underground transport systems”, framed on the RESCCUE project was published recently in Natural Hazards journal, part of Springer Science Editorial.

A scientific paper related to the RESCCUE project has been published in the Flood Risk Management journal.

The RESCCUE partner LNEC presented a paper in the LESAM/PI 2019- IWA Specialist Conference.

On behalf of the URCC Organizing Committee: In view of the ongoing coronavirus outbreak, we would like to apologize for all inconveniences caused since we need to postpone the URCC conference.

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.