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 […]
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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 […]
The 3rd EU-Circle meeting will take place on 17-19th of May 2016 in Milan hosted by D’APPOLONIA. During the meeting the EU-CIRCLE Consolidation Workshop will be held. Meeting agenda can be found here.
A presentation of EU-CIRCLE project was given by Dr. Athanasios Sfetsos during the 4th International Climate Change Adaptation Conference in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. Presentation is available here.
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 […]
EU-CIRCLE was presented in the “Workshop for Critical Infrastructure Protection” jointly organized by KEMEA and JRC in Athens 14&15th December 2015. The audience of the workshop included more than 150 representatives from the Greek critical infrastructures and National competent authorities
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 […]
The 2nd EU-Circle meeting was hosted by the European University Cyprus on 26 and 27 of November 2015. The meeting provided the partners an opportunity to discuss the first 6 months of EU-CIRCLE implementation and arrive at a common understanding of what the project aims to achieve. The strategic framework was discussed and refined and […]
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 […]
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? […]