Watch: Flood experts on developing more inclusive resilience plans


This video was first aired at NCE’s Future of Floods conference.

In this sessions, Greater Manchester Combined Authority head of natural environment Sam Evans and Lancaster University senior research associate Alison Lloyd Williams discuss resilience plans to tackle future flooding in the UK.

The pair discuss the importance of developing a more inclusive flood resilience plan that strengthens communities, reduces risks and adapts to future challenges.

Discussion points include:

  • Why citizen engagement matters - the theory and methodology underpinning research
  • Key examples of work with the Environment Agency and the British Damage Management Association
  • Exploring options that could provide better financial support to use more sustainable flood prevention solutions
  • Building climate adaption into plans and defences

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