Toward more flood resilience: Is a diversification of flood risk management strategies the way forward?

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European countries face increasing flood risks because of urbanization, increase of exposure and damage potential, and the effects of climate change. In literature and in practice, it is argued that a diversification of strategies for flood risk management (FRM), including flood risk prevention (through proactive spatial planning), flood defense, flood risk… (More)

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@inproceedings{Hegger2017TowardMF, title={Toward more flood resilience: Is a diversification of flood risk management strategies the way forward?}, author={Dries. L. T. Hegger and Peter P. J. Driessen and Mark A. Wiering and Helena F. M. W. van Rijswick and Zbigniew W. Kundzewicz and Piotr Matczak and Tom Raadgever and Marloes H. N. Bakker and Sally J. Priest and Corinne Larrue}, year={2017} }