Democratising the concept of risk: The Tomorrow’s Cities Decision Support Environment

European Geosciences Union (EGU) Hub


Curious to gain an insight into how we can battle the rapid urbanisation and reduce the disaster risk for the poor people in the future? In this blog of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) Hub researcher Dr. Roberto Gentile, Lecturer in Catastrophe Risk Modelling at the Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction – University College London, talks about the Tomorrow’s Cities Decision Support Environment for risk-informed, pro-poor urban planning, and design.

This blog article is authored by Dr. Roberto Gentile and the Early Career Risk Working Group in the Tomorrow’s Cities Hub (in particular, Dr. Maria Evangelina Filippi, Dr. Gemma Cremen, Dr. Luke Jenkins, Dr. Emin Yahya Menteşe, Prof Carmine Galasso, Prof John McCloskey).

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