New Book: “Coming Home After Disaster”

Please find a flyer advertising the new book, Coming Home After Disaster, here.

“This book serves as a valuable resource by highlighting the key issues and challenges that need to be addressed with regard to post-disaster housing. It features a collection of case studies of housing issues from various disasters that have occurred globally. Bringing together the expertise of a range of scholars working in this field, this book highlights the rich diversity of approaches taken to solve post-disaster housing problems.”

Resources: Climate Change Action at the Local Level

A new report, Climate Adaptation: the State of U.S. Communities by Abt Associates and the Kresge Foundation, can be found here.

A new report, Cities Alive: Green Building Envelope by Arup includes research that examines how to retrofit buildings with green infrastructure, such as vegetated walls. Read more here.

Another report by Arup, Deadline 2020: How Cities Will Get the Job Done, breaks down the actions needed to be taken across the C40 Cities Climate Leadership Group to achieve the goals of the Paris Agreement. Read more here.