Archives for

Disaster Management

Resilient City | Definition, Attributes and Features

resilient city

WHAT IS A RESILIENT CITY? The definition of resilience has been evolving and adapted in different context and principles across various disciplines. It is important to examine different concepts of resilient city in order to understand and derive the relevant definition. A resilient city is characterized by its capacity to withstand or absorb the impact

Disaster resilience and management in Indian urban areas


Disaster resilience and management in urban areas has been a challenge for town planners. The huge loss of lives, property, economy and society can be minimized by making our cities resilient to disaster. A resilient city bounces back to normal functioning once disaster passes away. Before planning to establish a resilient city framework, we must