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Climate Proof Cities

Climate Proof Cities

Addresses how Dutch cities can prepare for the impacts of climate change through a multi-scale knowledge base on urban climate, the vulnerability of cities to climate change and expected impacts of possible future changes in climate.

http://www.adaptingmanchester.co.uk/climate-proof-cities

Budget: 
£202,000.00
Project date: 
Friday, January 1, 2010 to Wednesday, December 31, 2014

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Dr Jeremy Carter

Jeremy's research focuses on environmental planning and management. Specific interests include climate change adaptation, spatial planning, water resource management (including flood risk management and the Water Framework Directive) and scenario planning. He has led research projects and published peer reviewed academic papers across these fields.

Keywords: 
Environment, Planning, Management, Climate, Climate change, Resilience, Governance, Water, Resources, Risk, Standards, Sustainability, External engagement, Community, Engagement