Looking ahead to the Post 2015 Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction - Outcomes of the Resilient Cities 2014 Congress

Franziska Schreiber

Abstract


Resilient Cities 2014, the 5th Global Forum on Urban Resilience and Adaptation was held from May 29-31 2014 in Bonn, Germany. The aim of the congress is to equip local government leaders with the tools and knowledge needed to tackle climate adaptation and disaster risk reduction in their own cities, and to facilitate peer leaning and city-to-city cooperation, by providing a platform for inspiration, feedback and the sharing of experiences.


Keywords


Resilience, climate adaptation, local governments, disaster risk management, resilient cities congress

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