Flood Hazard & Risk Maps, Action program & FRM Objectives

Jan 13, 2017

Modern knowledge and professional technologies for evaluation of flood hazard and flood risk have been successfully developed, tested and applied in many countries worldwide. Particularly, in all European countries the application of these methods, knowledge, principles and tools is given by specific EU Flood Directive (Directive 2007/60/EC).

The main objective of this document is to build technical skills and capacities of public authorities concerning flood hazard and flood risk assessment, namely regarding procedures for flood hazard and flood risk maps preparation (incl. needed data).

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