Our Common Future Under Climate Change

This four-day Conference is the largest forum for the scientific community to come together ahead of the COP21 of the UNFCCC in 2015. The Conference will address key issues concerning climate change in the broader context of global change. Organized around daily themes, the Conference focuses on moving from present knowledge to future solutions.

STAR-FLOOD will co-host a session (Facing floods and climate challenges: designing governance arrangements and unlocking financing on the pathway to resilient cities), and the following abstracts by STAR-FLOOD researchers have been accepted for oral or poster presentations:

  • The impact of partnership funding on the delivery of flood risk management projects. The case of the River Thames Scheme in London, UK (Micou et al.)
  • Governance for resilient cities (Larrue and Crabbé)
  • Case presentation Geraardsbergen (Van de Casteele and Mees)
  •  Floods and International River Basin Districts: Europe stands United? (Suykens)
  • Public engagement in flood risk management, risk or recommendation? (Mees et al.)
  • Climate change adaptation: towards a legal change? (Thuillier)
  • Hydrological variability, transboundary floods and institutions (Bakker and Duncan)