Bridging the Gap for Innovations in Disaster Resilience
BRIGAID is a 4-year project (2016-2020) under EU Horizon2020 aimed to effectively bridge the gap between innovators and end-users in resilience to floods, droughts and extreme weather.
Europe is particularly prone to these natural hazards and evidence is now ever stronger that damages will increase. Evaluations also show a huge potential to reduce these risks through adaptation strategies.
One BRIGAID partner attended, Thetis SPA, which presented “The Toolkit Method (TM), from the safeguard of Venice to a general approach for the protection of urban historical settlements from flooding”.read more
The conference was organized by the Delfland Water Board to increase the visibility of water-related innovations in the Netherlands.read more
The conference highlighted the advances made in terms offorecasting, prediction, and early warning capabilities, …read more