Adapting to Change
Our built environment must be able to adapt to – and mitigate against – social and environmental pressures caused by local and global changes.
Supporting innovations that allow built assets to respond to changing external influences and threats, including flooding, temperature change and other natural hazards.
Aiding the development of supply chains that will deliver the homes and other buildings and services needed in informal and low-income communities.
Supporting humanitarian and development organisations engaged in reconstruction in vulnerable communities, and rebuilding livelihoods following traumatic events.
Latest Case Studies
A framework for helping apply sustainable response to shelter and settlement needs in the event of disaster.
Homes and businesses can be made far more resilient to flooding – greatly reducing the devastating financial and emotional costs involved.
Property Flood Resilience Database
In this video interview with BRE experts gain insight into a new tool developed to help property owners and insurers alike.