Projects and activities

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Related water themes


REACH logo
  • Funding: DfiD
  • 2015-2021
  • Professor Jim Hall (ECI lead)

REACH: Improving Water Security for the Poor

An international effort to support a sustainable reduction in water insecurity in developing countries and long term, improved wellbeing for poor people dependent on water for livelihoods, health, environmental services in Africa and South Asia.

Completed projects/activities

London, Thames River
  • Funding: NERC
  • 2014-2015
  • PI: Professor Jim Hall

Flood risk: Building Infrastructure Resilience through better Understanding and Management choices (FoRUM)

FoRUM aims to capture the lessons, consolidate understanding and disseminate the methods used for assessing flood risk and determining future infrastructure investments.

  • Funding: European Union
  • 2013-2017
  • Professor Jim Hall

Enhancing Risk Management Partnerships for catastrophic natural disasters (ENHANCE)

This project aims to improve the resilience of society to catastrophic natural hazards through new risk-management partnerships.

  • Funding: EPSRC
  • 2009-2012
  • Professor Jim Hall

Adaptation and Resilience in Cities (ARCADIA)

A system-scale understanding of the inter-relationships between climate impacts, the urban economy, land use, transport and the built environment. It uses this understanding to design cities that are more resilient and adaptable.

  • Funding: EPSRC
  • 2004-2012
  • Professor Jim Hall

The Flood Risk Management Consortium

The interdisciplinary Flood Risk Management Research Consortium (FRMRC) was the largest consortium of UK universities and other organisations undertaking research in flood risk science.

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