Papers

“Within 50 years the entire world will be urbanised. We have one half century left to get urbanisation right” (McArthy, 2016). Urban functions are no longer separated spatially or socially, and the contest between diverse land-uses is reaching a peak due to growing populations and increasing urbanization that inflates the pressure on already st...

6: Changing environment and risks: planning for resilienceFull Paper

Urban technical services are critical infrastructures that can be vulnerable to the adverse effects of climate change. Their smooth operation therefore represents a major challenge for risk management and resilient territories. This research postulates that the analysis of the resilience of technical services is a prerequisite for the implementatio...

6: Changing environment and risks: planning for resilienceCase Study/Research Project

With the increasing climate change, the contradiction between the fragile hydrogeological conditions and the rapid urbanization process in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area becomes much more prominent. As the result, the urban security is facing the severe challenge of natural disasters, such as sea level rise, frequent storm surges an...

6: Changing environment and risks: planning for resilienceFull Paper

The frequency and intensity of extreme weather caused by global climate change increase rapidly, and the urban rainstorm disaster is increasingly frequent, and the scale of urban disaster is gradually expanded. In people's property and life safety increasingly threatened today, urban design has not only confined to the urban space shape, also gradu...

6: Changing environment and risks: planning for resilienceCase Study/Research Project

The National Slum Upgrading Program for Indonesia (KOTAKU) is a national collaborative platform financed by multiple sources aiming to improve poor basic services for 29 million Indonesians living in urban slums areas. The program’s reach extends to 289 cities across Indonesia to achieve alleviation of urban slums to 0 Ha through real actions of ...

6: Changing environment and risks: planning for resiliencePaper

Water as Leverage, a flagship project headed up by Henk Ovink, the Dutch Special Envoy for International Water Affairs, challenged teams from across the globe to develop bankable, implementable, and water-centric solutions to urban and climate challenges in three cities across Southeast Asia: Khulna, Chennai, and Semarang. In this group panel discu...

6: Changing environment and risks: planning for resilienceSession Proposal