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Impacts of Climate Change and Extreme We...

Impacts of Climate Change and Extreme Weather Events on Critical Infrastructure

According to EU-CIRCLE Statement, it is presently acknowledged and scientifically proven that climate related hazards have the potential to substantially affect the lifespan and effectiveness or even destroy of European Critical Infrastructures (CI), particularly the energy, transportation sectors, marine and water management infrastructure with devastating impacts in EU appraising the social and economic losses. According […]

EU-CIRCLE Final Conference

FINAL WORKSHOP OF THE EU-CIRCLE PROJECT The project’s final conference was held on August 29, 2018 at Fraunhofer IVI in Dresden, Germany together with the workshop of Case Study 5: Rapid Winter Flooding around Dresden. The final conference included speakers from other EU-funded projects as well as national research projects which presented their work in […]

Case Study 1: Climate Change Impacts on ...

The EU-CIRCLE methodology and Critical Infrastructure Resilience Platform (CIRP) were tested and validated through a case study which assessed the impacts of heat waves and forest fires on the electric and road transport networks of the Provence-Alpes-Côtes d’Azur Region (south east of France). CEREN and ARTELIA developed the case study scenario in collaboration with the […]

An EU-CIRCLE Seminar on Crisis Managemen...

On 11 March 2017 the future crisis managers in Croatia had the opportunity to hear more about EU-CIRCLE, its progress and expected results at a seminar organized by the University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica, with the participation of National Centre for Scientific Research – DEMOKRITOS. Students of the Crisis Management study programme have first […]

Cyprus Workshop

On 7-8 March 2017 EU-CIRCLE held a workshop on the topic of Critical Infrastructure Protection and Climate Change in Cyprus. The workshop was organised by the European University Cyprus, and co-organised with the Cyprus Civil Defence (Cyprus’s national contact point for EU CI), with the participation of the Joint Research Centre and local Critical Infrastructure […]

Dissemination of EU-CIRCLE at Florian 20...

The fair “Florian” is a national fair in Dresden, dedicated to the presentation of technology for fire-fighting, disaster relief and medical rescue. It is open to domain experts and the public. The fair also offers a program for further education for members of disaster relief, fire-brigades, rescue, administrations and policy makers. Fraunhofer IVI – Dept. […]