Community for Adaption to climate change in the urban enviroment

 (via EURAXESS)
Università degli Studi di Catania
Catania, Italy
Position Type: 
Full-Time
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University/Academia/Research/Think tank
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Not Specified
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8 June 2020
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The research focuses on cooperative research approaches and action-research tools aimed at deep community learning, with the ultimate purpose of making urban communities more resilient in the face of climate change and its effects on the urban water cycle. Within the Framework of the LIFE SimetoRES project and in collaboration with an existing network of schools and organizations from the Simeto Valley, the research aims at the experimentation of community-based techniques for hydrological risk analysis and the co-production of strategies for hydraulic invariance, including blue-green infrastructures. The research also aims at evaluating these techniques on the basis of their efficacy in promoting awareness at the level of the large public as well as of local institutions.

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Eligibility criteria

Eligible destination country/ies for fellows:

  • Italy

Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residence:

  • EUROPE

Eligibility of fellows: nationality/ies:

  • EUROPE

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Università degli Studi di Catania

Italy