Ruben Vroegop. 2014. The Conference Board of Canada, 80 pages
This report presents an independent review of the of the City of Calgary performance during the 2013 Southern Alberta floods as requested by the City of Calgary, through the Calgary Emergency Management Agency (CEMA).
There is a recognised gap between what climate science can currently provide and what end users of that information require in order to make robust adaption decisions about their climate related risks.
In early April of 2012 the UNISDR Private Sector Advisory Group began a coordinated effort to assemble global case studies that would stand as Good Practices in applying one or more of the Five Essentials for Business in their pursuit of Disaster Risk Reduction [See descriptions for the Five Essentials on page 4]. An original fourteen cases were collected for the Fourth Session of the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction, held 19 – 23 May 2013 in Geneva, Switzerland.