Semarang chosen for 100RC!

20:35 Dec 3 2013 Semarang, Indonesia

As a coastal city in an Indonesian archipelago, the city’s most pressing concerns are about water. It experiences two types of floods: tidal flooding and flash floods. In recent years, the impact from floods has multiplied due to sea level rise, coastal erosion, and land subsidence. The city has implemented innovative programs for rain water harvesting, planted vetiver grass to prevent landslides, rehabilitated mangroves to protect coastlines, and invested in early warning systems for floods and vector-borne diseases, but there is still work to do.
Additional Data

Credibility: UP DOWN 0
Leave a Comment
Security Code:
20 + 2 =

Additional Reports

100 Resilient Cities workshop in Semarang

17:22 Jan 09, 2015

Badan Perencanaan Pembangunan Daerah Bappeda Kota Semarang, Komplek Balaikota, 0.95 Kms

Site visit Bustaman

20:11 Feb 23, 2015

Neighborhood of Bustaman, Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, 1.95 Kms

Peta Kota Wraps Up OSM Mapping in Prep for Ushahidi Launch!

18:34 Aug 10, 2015

Neighborhood of Purwodinatan, 1.98 Kms

Peta Kota Launches Ushahidi Deployment & Indonesian Language Manual

19:05 Aug 29, 2015

Neighborhood of Purwodinatan, 1.98 Kms

Signed Final Contract with Grobak Hysteria

12:00 Feb 20, 2015

Semarang, Central Java, Indonesia, 2.01 Kms