UNIVERSITY OF FLORENCE - Civilian Emergency Planning (PUBLISHED ON THE
This is a project funded by the European Regional Development Fund (Interreg Europe) and aims to develop the capacity of local municipalities in flood risk management and prevention . The overall objective of the project is that of strengthening local response to flood risk by increasing awareness among governments and local communities.
The research group will conduct a qualitative research on participatory risk management by engaging in a multi-stakeholder consultation process a number of representatives of local authorities, of professionals and of members of local civil society organizations in the targeted municipalities.
Prior to fieldwork, the research group will prepare an extensive literature review and analysis of national and international best practices in community engagement in environmental risk prevention and management.
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