Extreme weather events will be frequent so, it would be wise to start investing in resilient infrastructure to save lives and reduce losses.
At a time when transportation and mobility are limited, the International Road Federation (IRF) is redoubling efforts to develop and offer certified training courses designed by transportation professionals for professionals. These eLearning programs and online training tools can be safely accessed from home or in the office. IRF members are composed of top professionals and...
These seven strategies for climate-resilient infrastructure were extracted from the work of leaders from across many sectors and disciplines.
India saved lives and properties for the early response to Cyclone Nisarga. A May 2020 study says cyclones are increasing in intensity decade after decade.
Two articles on climate resilience. The importance of resilient infrastructure to meet climate change extreme events and climate adaptation approaches.
Quantitative assessment of resilience in infrastructure will help implement climate adaptation and mitigation strategies for resilient infrastructure.
Climate change adaptation and mitigation should be part of discussing the critical issues in transportation based on the topics list that TRB created.
With climate change comes catastrophic events such as hurricanes or typhoons. There is a need for building designs that adapt to the changing climate.
Investing in resilient infrastructure is less costly than not doing anything. As the study, reveals it results in fewer disruptions that affect the economy.
Climate change events with cataclysmic proportion led some cities to design infrastructure with climate adaptation in mind. Read the solutions they've done.