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Understanding Urban Resilience | Theories & Example

Urban Resilience - Disaster

Introduction – Resilience in Cities  Urban resilience is a method for cities to recover from hardships to their normal state. Cities have different ways of dealing with resilience and different cities face hardships in different ways. Recently, the most widely recognised ways of resilience are from Climate Change, Natural Disasters, and Terrorism. This is because

How urban planning can contribute to resilience and disaster risk reduction

earthquake

Development and disaster resilience – an urban planning challenge! Vulnerability and exposure to disasters is increasing as more people and assets locate in areas of high risk. Since 1970, the world’s population has grown by 87 per cent. During the same time, the proportion of people living in flood-prone river basins increased by 114 per