Achievements of BHRC in Urban Resiliency 2015 – Dr. Ghazal Raheb

Achievements of BHRC in urban resiliency Ghazal Raheb Head of Architecture and Urban Planning Institute, BHRC Mahta Mirmoghtadaee Head of Theoretical Studies in Architecture and Urban Planning Department, BHRC 2. Definition As the“city”is considered a dynamic system, the ability of this system to return to stable equilibrium point after disruption is “RESILIENCY”. 3. Environmental management and risk reduction Two determining factors threatening Contemporary human settlements are: Deterioration of environment , Natural disasters Deterioration of environment increases the adverse impacts of natural disaster. Current human life style has put more people and structures under risk and more pressure on environment. Reducing Read More …