21
Nov
2012

Flood Risk Management & Dike Safety

Outputs

Transfer of knowledge for Flood Early Warning Systems and making use of probabilistic forecasting and research on uncertainties in forecasting.

Extension of the flood early warning services through Combining Flood Forecasting with Dyke (and Dam) Failure Assessment Module

Extension of the ongoing cooperation into additional geographical areas, the upper reaches of the rivers and mountain areas and developing a Flood Early Warning System for Mountainous Areas.

Dissemination of knowledge through a Flood Early Warning System for medium and smaller rivers program.

A demonstration case of the use of Flood Early Warning Systems and Flash Floods Forecasting specifically for urban areas.

Related CEWP Focus Area and links to other Co-lead Programs 

The present Co-lead Program on Flood Risk Management & Dike Safety (The Netherlands – ) is part of the Focus Area on Water & Urbanization, which also includes the Co-lead program on Integrated Urban Water Management (Denmark – ).

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