Measures for Strengthening Resilience of Infrastructure

Series: Virtual Dialogues on Resilient Infrastructure

Measures for Strengthening Resilience of Infrastructure

09 December 2020

The final event in season one of the Virtual Dialogues on Resilient Infrastructure showcased solutions for enhancing climate and disaster resilience in the following areas: infrastructure design standards, nature-based solutions, and early warning systems. Global and regional experts shared brief ‘burst’ talks on each topic, with opportunities for audience questions and discussion throughout.

This Webinar was part of Season 1 of the Virtual Dialogues on Resilient Infrastructure series. 

Program and Learning Materials: 
Date Session / Activity Presentation Material Speaker(s)
09 Dec 2020 Presentation 1 Climate Sense on Resilient Infrastructure
This presentation gives an overview of Climate Sense’s good practices and practical examples and standards in resilient infrastructure designs.
John Dora
09 Dec 2020 Presentation 2 Climate Adjustments to Road Design
This presentation shares Loughborough University’s practices and procedures for incorporating climate change allowances in design.
Robert Wilby
09 Dec 2020 Presentation 3 Optimizing Infrastructure Investments
This presentation shares insights on Deltares’ resilient and nature-inclusive infrastructure.
Bregje van Wesenbeeck
09 Dec 2020 Presentation 4 Early Warning Systems and Infrastructures
This presentation gives an overview of the Regional Integrated Multi-Hazard EWS for Africa and Asia or RIMES.
Carlyne Yu


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