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Using satellite data, researchers from the Tomorrow’s Cities Hub, analysed Quito’s recent historical urban expansion and multi-hazard risks to identify green spaces that can be used to reduce disaster risk and enhance post-disaster response.

C. Scott Watson, John R. Elliott, Susanna K. Ebmeier, María Antonieta Vásquez, Camilo Zapata, Santiago Bonilla-Bedoya, Paulina Cubillo, Diego Francisco Orbe, Marco Córdova5, Jonathan Menoscal, Elisa Sevilla | Academic publication | Apr 2022 | Natural Hazards and Earth Systems - European Geological Union

This working paper analyses and presents preliminary conclusions of TC's researchers study of Khokana, Nepal, a traditional and small Newari village about 8 kilometers south of Kathmandu.

Rachana Upadhyaya, María Evangelina Filippi, Ryerson Christie, Jonathan Ensor, | Working paper | Sep 2022 | Tomorrow's Cities

Study region: This study focuses on urban flood modelling in developing cities with a special focus on informal settlements giving a specific case study of Mukuru slums in Nairobi city of Kenya.

Randa O, T. Krhoda O, G. Atela O, J. Akala, H. | Academic publication | Aug 2022 |

In our rapidly urbanizing world, many hazard-prone regions face significant challenges regarding risk-informed urban development.

Mesta, C., Cremen, G., Galasso, C. | Academic publication | Apr 2022 |

The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030 (SFDRR) highlights the importance of scientific research, supporting the ‘availability and application of science and technology to decision making’ in disaster risk reduction (DRR).

Freddi, F., Galasso, C., Cremen, G., et al | Academic publication | Jun 2021 |

Numerous approaches to earthquake risk modelling and quantification have already been proposed in the literature and/or are well established in practice.

Cremen, G., Galasso, C., McCloskey, J. | Academic publication | Dec 2021 |

Understanding and modelling future risks from natural hazards is becoming increasingly crucial as the climate changes, human population grows, asset wealth accumulates, and societies become more urbanised and interconnected.

Cremen, G., Galasso, C., McCloskey, J. | Academic publication | Apr 2022 |

Being one of the top ten fastest urbanizing countries in the world with almost 60% urban areas, Nepal and mostly Kathmandu valley (KV), is undergoing rapid urban transition of spatial, demographic and econom

Timsina, N.P., Poudel, D.P., Manandhar, R., and Adhikari, B | Working paper | Apr 2022 | Tomorrow's Cities

HUB-Istanbul work package (WP) 2.6 aims to develop tools to analyse the multi-hazard resilience of urban transportation network in complex and evolving metropolitan environment, and propose a demonstrative application to a case study area: Fikirtepe in Istanbul, Turkey.

D’Ayala, D., Safak, E., Byun, J-E., Mentese, E | Working paper | Apr 2022 | Tomorrow's Cities

HUB-Istanbul work package (WP) 2.6 aims to evaluate mult

D’Ayala, D., Safak, E., Byun, J-E., Mentese, E. | Working paper | Apr 2022 | Tomorrow's Cities