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Mar 6 & 7 | 2024

Miami, FL

Frederico Pedroso: Speaking at the The Flood Expo Miami

Frederico Pedroso

World Bank

Resilience : Utopia or Reality?

The call for investments in resilience is undoubtedly needed so we can prevent modern society to lose much of its social and economic development achieved in the recent decades. While extreme events'' frequency and intensity increase, modern engineering and fiscal investment space seem to struggle to provide needed measures to mitigate disaster risks and adapt to climate change.