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People need to be better prepared to cope with the consequences after flash floods.

In 2016, after theimmediate crisis was over, there were lots of questions about essential next steps, overwhelming many citizens.Knowledge and awareness regarding appropriate and effective recovery actions needs to be improved.We found that households currently perceive that they lack information what to do next, where to get help,etc. In regards to improving resilience, there is a need for discussions at the community level how insights fromthis event will help to become more flood resilient in the future.

Author: Zurich Insurance
Published Date: July, 2018
DRM Cycle: Reconstruction
Flood Type: Flash
4Rs: Resourcefulness, Rapidity
Publisher: Zurich Insurance
Language: English
Theme: Education
Capital: Human
Country: Germany

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