LAND4FLOOD calls and up-dates

STSM – Current Call

All researchers from LAND4FLOOD participating countries can apply for the Short Term Scientific Mission (STSM) abroad. NEW STSM CALL IS OPENED! The collection deadline for applications is 16 October 2020. If you are interested in a STSM, please contact our coordinator Barbara Warner (warner[at]arl-net.de).

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Virtual Training Course and Workshop

23 September 2020 Instead of face-to-face training and workshop in Ljubljana (Slovenia), virtual even titled Technical aspects of Nature-Based Solutions allocation took place. 14 experts from nine countries exchanged knowledge on technical issues and stakeholder views on nature based solution implementation. Find detailed program and all the presentation here.  

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Paper: Understanding the role of policy frameworks on land degradation in stakeholders perception from a Post‐Conflict perspective of Bosnia and Herzegovina

Title: Understanding the role of policy frameworks on land degradation in stakeholders perception from a Post‐Conflict perspective of Bosnia and Herzegovina Abstract Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) is a developing country facing extensive land degradation. BIH exists as a decentralized state, where all land (e.g agricultural and forest soils) and water resources are under exclusive jurisdiction […]

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Paper: Expectations, disappointments, and individual responses: Imbalances in multilevel flood risk governance revealed by public survey

Title: Expectations, disappointments, and individual responses: Imbalances in multilevel flood risk governance revealed by public survey Abstract The recent paradigm shift towards multilevel flood risk governance has raised discussions about the potential of different entities to undertake specific flood risk management (FRM) measures and about the effects of their efforts on other governance levels. Among […]

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L4F virtual meeting

4th June 2020 It has been a while since we met, and our next meeting needs to be postponed – but our work on LAND4FLOOD is not pausing. Actually, we are all very active with all kind of activities: books, special issues, policy briefs, empirical studies etc. Our first virtual meeting was attended by 40 […]

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Special Issue: Financial Schemes for Resilient Flood Recovery

Third special issue published by LAND4FLOOD members is out in Environmental Hazards 19/3 titled: Financial Schemes for Resilient Flood Recovery. The special issue was compiled by Lenka Slavikova, Thomas Hartmann and Thomas Thaler.   Content: Slavikova, L., Hartmann, T., Thaler, T.: Financial schemes for resilient flood recovery. DOI: 10.1080/17477891.2019.1703624 (available here) Emrich, CH. T., Tate, E., Larson, S. […]

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Paul in Ústí nad Labem (17 – 28 February 2020)

Paul Hudson (Germany) spent two weeks at Jan Evangelista Purkyně University in Ústí nad Labem focusing on the cost-benefit analysis of changing property rights in flood-prone areas. The core objective of this STSM was to begin the work towards a scientific paper with the use of Czech case study. Further, the presentation at the international conference […]

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