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FLOOD AWARENESS ACTION HUB

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FLOOD AWARENESS ACTION HUB

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Amazon
5888268 km2
Countries
Brazil; Peru; Suriname; France; Colombia; Guyana; Bolivia; Venezuela; Ecuador
Cities
Santa Cruz; Manaus; La Paz
Location City, Country & Regions Interests
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Partners: FLOOD BARRIER AMERICA, INC.
NOAA Weather Ready Nation Ambassador
NY BLUE TECH
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute - Center for Automation Technologies and Systems
United Nations Global Compact
Countries: United States of America
Regions: --
Project SDGs:
Includes Sustainable Development Goals from the project and its locations.
Protect and Restore Ecosystems (SDG 6.6)
Water-Related Disaster Management (SDG 11.5)
Climate Resilience and Adaptation (SDG 13.1)
Project Tags:
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Stormwater Management and Flood Control
Services Needed: Communications & outreach
Financial support
Information technology (IT) support
Technical assistance
Desired Partners: Academic Institution
Business
Business Association
City
Government
NGO / Civil Society
Labour Organization
UN Entity
Social Enterprise
Investor
Financial Institution
Other
Project Type: Collective Action
Language: English
Start & End Dates: Jun. 2017  »  Ongoing
Project Website: FloodBarrierAmerica.com
Project Investment: $55000.00
Tech Providers: FLOOD BARRIER AMERICA, INC.
Project Source: User
Profile Completion: 94%

Project Overview

  • Promote Awareness of Flood Risk Challenges and Protection
  • Collaborate with public and private institutions with similar missions
  • Increasingly develop and participate in webinars, seminars, publications, and demonstration/training workshops.

Project Results

  • Increased public awareness of the socio-economic, municipal, infrastructural, private and individual vulnerability to the risk of climate volatilty such as increased flooding.
  • Increased government-public engagement.
  • Increased government-public short term financing and action.

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