Browsing by Subject "Resilience"

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  • Lava, Riva (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The School of Architecture of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) has over the past four years and within its academic discipline developed educational programs in order to raise awareness on the challenges ...
  • Dandulaki, Miranda (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2018)
    The paper discusses the case the reconstruction of Kalamata city, Greece, after the 1986 earthquake disaster, focussing on urban resilience during the phases of response, recovery and reconstruction. In doing so, it revisits ...
  • Pagonis, Thanos (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The paper attempts to relate the concept of resilience with urbanism. More than just the functions in buildings, mixed land-use and maintenance of public life in the streets, ‘urbanism’ is understood as a collective condition ...
  • Molla Ahmadi Dehaghi, Helia; Vizcarra Ganoza, Diego; Driva, Spyridoula (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The socio-economic crisis and its consequences in the “Post-austerity” era in Greece have increased the number of homeless and unemployed people (ATHENS RESILIENCE STRATEGY 2017: p. 12). The increasing number of vulnerable ...
  • Snieg, Filip; Greinke, Lena; Othengrafen, Frank (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The paper shows that the importance of German and Greek initiatives has risen significantly in the last years. The German movements are mostly reflected in the harsh criticism of political undertakings; many focusing on ...
  • Snieg, Filip; Greinke, Lena (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
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  • Greinke, Lena; Menking, Kendra; Snieg, Filip (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Global climate change, as well as economic and social changes, pose new challenges to urban and regional development worldwide. Rapidly changing climate, economic and social trends require adaptation and address several ...
  • Greinke, Lena; Levin-Keitel, Meike; Othengrafen, Frank (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2018)
    Global climate change creates new challenges for urban and regional development all over the world. Adapting to a changing climate requires dealing with multiple uncertainties and complexity in order to allow proactive ...
  • Chocontá, Laura; Snieg, Filip (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    Athens, like most Greek urban centres, has been severely affected by the economic crisis that began in 2008. The city‘s economics badly suffered from impacts of the crisis that, unfortunately for the society, resulted in ...
  • Ilah Islam, Josh; Fei, Yuxin; Papaiosif, Anastasia Dimitra; Stampelos, Evangelos (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Heat islands as a modern urban phenomenal problem, is caused not only by the construction and planning but also by the behaviour of citizens. The paper discusses the issue focusing on Raschplatz and its surroundings in ...
  • Chocontá, Laura (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    Home, and therefore homelessness, can have different meanings according to one‘s background but it mandates a sensitive response. An adequate approach to it should be insightful of its implications, and so, a common ...
  • Ayala, Paola; Huang, Hsin Ju; Kardaras, Georgios; Ninou, Aikaterini (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Maintaining the function of the systems and recovering from shocks or chronic stresses is what, nowadays, refers to Urban Resilience. Resilience is a term derived from the Latin verb resilire, which means bounce. It was ...
  • Brenner, Jana; Jordan, Hanna; Valli, Evdokia (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    The area of Exarcheia in Athens is characterised by the effects of the economic crisis and political activism. This results in a high number of abandoned buildings and spaces and also in a considerable number of illegal ...
  • Scholles, Frank (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The article deals with flood protection and flood prevention as a contribution to a more resilient city region in general and in Hanover. Flood protection of Hanover’s city centre has been dealt with since the 15th century. ...
  • Guidi, Riccardo (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2019)
    According to an authoritative literature (KOUSIS 2017, KOUSIS & PASHOU 2017), citizens of Southern European countries have developed “alternative forms of resilience” to cope with the hardship due to recession and austerity. ...
  • Badelt, Ole; Heuer, Philipp; M., Mamali; A., Kapiota; E., Ntouni (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2018)
    The phenomenon of urban heat islands (UHI) in Athens is well documented (LIVADA, S ANTAMOURIS and ASSIMAKOPOULOS 2007; MIHALAKAKOU , S ANTAMOURIS , P APANIKOLAOU , CARTALIS and T SANGRASSOULIS 2004). Studies range from ...
  • Rizou, Anna (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The expanses of climate change are diverse and several. Cities are facing the impacts of global warming and need to adapt to these changes. Like most cities, Hannover is also affected by the results of climate change. Areas ...
  • Menking, Kendra (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Numerous threats, stresses and shocks occurring from both natural hazards and human-made events are not only put on our ecosystems but further concern our urban and regional systems. Global warming has reached European ...
  • Sedhom, Amel Ben; Jordan, Hanna; Papaevangelou, Eleni (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2018)
    The city of Athens is characterised by urbanisation and migratory waves. In relation to the changing climate with an overall increasing temperature and a significantly higher amount of extreme events, the city is especially ...
  • Latinos, Vasileios; Sarriegi, Jose (Hannover : Leibniz Universität Hannover, Institut für Umweltplanung, 2018)
    Urban resilience development at local level requires skills and methodologies that are often not at hand in city administrations. In order to enhance cities’ capacity to resist, absorb and recover from the effects of climate ...