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EU-CIRCLE training seminar

EU-CIRCLE training seminar

First Training Course – Safety of Multistate Ageing Systems – will start today at 4 p.m. Information about the rest you can find in the programme of SSARS 2016. Meetings site: https://www.webex.com/ There are 4 steps necessary to see our Training Courses: 1) Go to https://www.webex.com/ 2) Click on the join button 3) Fill the […]

EU-CIRCLE Consolidation Workshop

Invitation to The First Consolidation Workshop After the first year of activities dedicated to identify the requirements for a framework to improve the resilience of European infrastructure to current natural hazards and prepared for the future changing climate, the EU-Circle Consortium is pleased to announce the First Consolidation Workshop. The workshop will take place at […]

Special Issue on: “Risks to Critical Inf

Special Issue on: “Risks to Critical Infrastructure from Climate Change”

International Journal of Risk Assessment and Management Call for Papers for Special Issue on: “Risks to Critical Infrastructure from Climate Change” Guest Editors: Dr. George Boustras and Dr. Jan Gutteling, European University Cyprus, Cyprus Dr. Athanasios Sfetsos, National Centre for Scientific Research ‘DEMOKRITOS’, Greece Critical infrastructure is a relatively new term used to characterise installations […]

Climate Change and Critical Infrastructu...

Climate Change and Critical Infrastructure

Climate change is perceived as a threat multiplier for critical infrastructure, and has the potential to cause cascading effects across interdependent assets, systems and functions. In addition to well-acknowledged and partially quantified direct impacts to infrastructures, climate change may also induce indirect effects to the safety, security and structural integrity of the infrastructures. According to […]

EU-CIRCLE presentation in Zagreb, Croati...

EU-CIRCLE presentation in Zagreb, Croatia

On October 21st 2015, the EU CIRCLE project was jointly presented in Zagreb by the National Protection and Rescue Directorate (NPRD), the University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica (VVG) and the Croatian Meteorological and Hydrological Service (DHMZ). The role and involvement of the three organizations in context of EU-CIRCLE was presented to the Croatian press […]

Is our critical infrastructure ready for...

Is our critical infrastructure ready for climate change?

National Protection and Rescue Directorate today presented the EU CIRCLE project, which involves the participation of the National Protection and Rescue Directorate, University of Applied Sciences Velika Gorica and the Croatian Meteorological and Hydrological Service. The project aims to strengthen the resilience of interconnected and interdependent critical infrastructures to climate change. What is critical infrastructure? […]