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Project RESCCUE - conference "Assessing Territorial Resilience: Indicators and Tools for Governance” Project RESCCUE - conference "Assessing Territorial Resilience: Indicators and Tools for Governance”
2020-08-12


The international online conference "Assessing Territorial Resilience: Indicators and Tools for Governance” took place in Paris, on 15-17 July, and was organized by the Paris Institute for Advanced Study (IEA) and the Paris School of Urban Engineering (EIVP). Maria Adriana Cardoso, researcher at LNEC (National Laboratory for Civil Engineering) and Maria João Telhado, Head of Environment and Energy Office at the Lisbon City Council, were invited to present the keynote "Why and how we co-created the Resilience Assessment Framework, a diagnosis tool for cities and urban services as interdependent strategic sectors”, about the Resilience Assessment Framework-RAF, one of the RESCCUE’s main result and Lisbon in Action.

The RESCCUE project was briefly presented as well as the development of the RAF and the RAF app web based tool to support the assessment, with a demo video. Maria João Telhado presented Lisbon in Action, including the RESCCUE Resilience Action Plan focusing in a global city, informed, inclusive, sustainable, resilient to climate change and designed for the future, that has some challenges to overcome.

The conference was held over three half-days, with over 550 registrations and about 185 participants, on average, per session. It involved 18 invited speakers from different backgrounds, from engineering to economy, philosophy, geography and psychology, giving valuable insights to this conference.

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