Tajiskistan is particularly vulnerable to climate change induced natural disasters. It has been listed as the most vulnerable country of Central Asia as well as the second to least coping capacity of the region to address those upcoming risks (World Bank, 2010). Natural disasters occur in Tajikistan on average every 2 days and have resulted in the loss of over 2,000 lives and over EU 145,060,000 over the last two decades (CoESCD) - actions are needed.
As Prof. Youssef Diab (Université Gustave Eiffel) is piloting a civil engineering master course at the University of Liège, a webinar on "Urban Resilience" has been organized for about 15 specialized engineering students on the 9th of December 2021 at 1.45 pm (CET). It gathered 3 different speakers, with 3 different backgrounds and experiences.
is an independent initiative that connects global stakeholders active in Pilot development initiatives in the areas of Climate, Cities, Governance, Conflicts/Stability, the Environment and more generally the implementation of SDGs including Gender Equality.
This project is co-funded by the European Union