About half of the world’s population lives in urban areas today, and this is expected to increase. The growth of urban areas represents an enormous challenge: Urbanization increases both water demand and the area of impervious surfaces – highways, pavements, roofs, parking lots etc. Coupled with the impacts of climate change, this has an impact on water availability, flood protection and stormwater run-off.

Learn more in the guide:

  • Flood Protection
  • Water Availabilty
  • Stormwater
  • Urban Hydrology Monitoring
  • Common Resources & interesting Links