SC 6.2 Floods: recent experience and long-term planning

 Tuesday 10 May, 15.45 – 17.30, Diamond Room II

Chair Shuaib Lwasa, Makerere University, Uganda
Rapporteur Max Holthuis, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands
Presentations

Hurricane Sandy as a tipping point for climate adaptation and resiliency in New York City
William Solecki, City University of New York - Hunter College, USA

Ho Chi Minh city adaptation to increasing risk of coastal and fluvial flood
Paolo Scussolini, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Ensemble flood risk assessment and adaptation strategies in Europe at 4°c global warming
Lorenzo Alfieri, Joint Research Centre, Ispra, Italy

European flood insurance market structures: present and future performance, and possible reforms
Paul Hudson, VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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