Urban Resilience, Governance and Climate Change. Coping with the consequences of climate change in Hanover, Germany

Urban Resilience, Governance and Climate Change. Coping with the consequences of climate change in Hanover, Germany

 


Greinke, Lena; Śnieg, Filip; Lava, Riva; Pagonis, Thanos (Eds.): Urban Resilience, Governance and Climate Change. Coping with the consequences of climate change in Hanover, Germany. Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019, 230 S.

Contents


Part 1: Heterogeneous Perspectives of Urban Resilience – Dealing with Flood and Heat Events in European Cities

Introduction: Heterogeneous Perspectives of Urban Resilience – Dealing with Flood and Heat Events in European Cities
Kendra Menking

The City under Climate Change - The Adaptation Strategy for the City of Hanover
Dirk Schmidt

Urban vulnerability analysis towards heat - based on the example of the city Hanover
Julia Michalczyk

Urban climate evaluation for city planning
Lutz Katzschner, Sebastian Kupski

Governance of Flooding Risks in the Region and the City of Hanover
Frank Scholles

The regeneration of Lycabettus Hill - An example of resilience planning
Thanos Pagonis

21st century Santorini - tourism, resilience, identity and the future. Public awareness as the focus of NTUA pedagogics
Riva Lava


Part 2: Coping with Flooding and Urban Heat Islands: Resilience Strategies for the City of Hanover developed during the Summer School

Introduction: Coping with Flooding and Urban Heat Islands: Resilience Strategies for the City of Hanover developed during the Summer School
Lena Greinke, Kendra Menking, Filip Śnieg

Tr-Island - Combating Urban Heat Islands in the City Centre in Hanover
Kendra Menking, Fabrice Rutikanga

HannOVER heat - Steintor’s heat islands
Anna Rizou

Coping with the heat island of Raschplatz & surroundings in Hannover, Germany
Josh Ilah Islam, Yuxin Fei, Anastasia Dimitra Papaiosif, Evangelos Stampelos

Double Trouble
Paola Ayala, Hsin Ju Huang, Georgios Kardaras, Aikaterini Ninou

Resi2 Rick: Flood Resistance and Resilience in Ricklingen, Hanover (Germany)
Maria Argyriou, Selma-Paulina Breuste, Angelos Chouliaras, Ivan Kuritsyn, Hee Jae Lee


Conclusion
Filip Śnieg, Lena Greinke

Recent Submissions

  • Snieg, Filip; Greinke, Lena (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    [no abstract]
  • 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 ...
  • Pagonis, Thanos (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Urban areas increasingly have to deal with systemic transitions in response to climate change, such as adaptation for extreme precipitation and heat, which require interventions to mitigate and adapt. In the case of Athens, ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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. ...
  • 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 ...
  • Argyriou, Maria; Breuste, Selma-Paulina; Chouliaras, Angelos; Kuritsyn, Ivan; Lee, Hee Jae (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    This paper explores how factors of flood resistance and resilience are addressed within the development of an area in Ricklingen, a hydro-geologically vulnerable district in the southwest of Hanover. The already existing ...
  • Menking, Kendra; Rutikanga, Fabrice (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    As part of the HeKris research and exchange, this paper presents a creative proposal in dealing with the issue of urban heat islands in the city centre of Hannover. The area in question is essentially fragmented due to ...
  • 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 ...
  • 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 ...
  • Michalczyk, Julia (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The exposure to heat is currently seen as the most important direct impact of climate change on human health (Menne 2011: 6f). In areas with high levels of sealing and low aeration, the overheating in cities leads to urban ...
  • Schmidt, Dirk (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    The paper shows the impacts of climate change in the city of Hannover. Problems with heat load and extreme weather events (heavy rain, summer droughts) are already in existence. In the future, these impacts are expected ...
  • Katzschner, Lutz; Kupski, Sebastian (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    Over the last 40 years, there has been an increasing amount of world interest on urban climatic map (UCMap) Studies. Up to now, there are over 15 countries around the world processing their own Climatic Maps, developing ...
  • 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 ...
  • Greinke, Lena (Hannover : Institutionelles Repositorium der Leibniz Universität Hannover, 2019)
    [no abstract]