What?

Flood risk governance concerns the organization or institutional embedding of flood risk management. Governance arrangements include the actors involved, their discourses, the rules that they follow and their resources (see table below).

Actors Discoursses Rules Resources
Public actors
Private actors
Coalitions
Oppositions
Interaction patterns
Scientific paradigms
General policy objectives
Programmes & concepts
Historical metaphors
Legislation
Procedures
Political
Culture
Legal authority
Financial resources
Knowledge
Political influence

 

See also: D1.1.2 An exploration of Governance Challenges