Flood risk management through a resilience lens

de Bruijn, Karin M., Jafino, Bramka A., Merz, Bruno, Doorn, Neelke, Priest, Sally J. ORCID logoORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2304-1502, Dahm, Ruben J., Zevenbergen, Chris, Aerts, Jeroen C. J. H. and Comes, Tina (2022) Flood risk management through a resilience lens. Communications Earth & Environment, 3 (1) , 285. pp. 1-4. ISSN 2662-4435 [Article] (doi:10.1038/s43247-022-00613-4)

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To prevent floods from becoming disasters, social vulnerability must be integrated into flood risk management. We advocate complementing conventional risk analysis by adopting a resilience lens in which the welfare of different societal groups is considered by adding recovery capacity, impacts of beyond design events, and distributional impacts.

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Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Flood Hazard Research Centre
Item ID: 36796
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Date Deposited: 21 Nov 2022 10:37
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URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/36796

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