Friday, December 2, 2022

Tag: Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation

Nature in the balance: but still not on the balance sheet

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As Canada prepares to unveil its National Adaptation Strategy at COP27 and to host the COP15 biodiversity conference in Montreal, nature is still assigned...

Finding a solution for Canada’s growing urban flooding problem

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One of the most tangible and costly effects of global climate change is major, often catastrophic, floods. In Canada, where upwards of seven million...

Caroline Metz joins Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation as managing director

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Caroline Metz has joined the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation as the new managing director of economics and resiliency. Metz has over 20 years of...

Calling on “Team Canada” to Prepare for Spring Flooding

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Question: What do COVID-19 and spring flooding have in common? Answer: They both cause hardship and economic instability—if Canadians are not prepared. While we all...

Canadian Cities Receive C+ Score on Flood Preparedness

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Canadian cities received a C+ grade on flood preparedness in a study conducted by the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University of Waterloo. The study shows...

New National Standards and Guidelines Developed for Increasing Flood Resilience

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The Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation (Intact Centre) at the University of Waterloo and the Standards Council of Canada (SCC) have joined forces to...

Report Gives Canada “C” Grade on Flood Preparedness

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Canada’s provinces and territories received a grade of C on flood preparedness in a new report. The Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation at the University...

CSA Group and SCC Develop New National Standard for Flood Resilient...

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The CSA Group, with the support of the Standards Council of Canada (SCC), has designed a new standard that aims to reduce the impact...

New Report Provides Measures to Protect Commercial Real Estate Against Floods

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The Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation has developed a comprehensive report that outlines 20 measures that can be implemented by commercial real estate owners...

Intact Centre Report on National Flood Standard Released

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The new report from the Intact Centre on Climate Adaptation, Weathering the Storm: Developing a Canadian Standard for Flood-Resilient Existing Communities, highlights a range...

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