Tag Archive: communication

May 21 2012

A Few Good Reads (5/21/12): Communicating Flood Risk

This week: flooding in the country of Georgia, learning flood communication from the Dutch, reforming our flood insurance system, floating robots, and the potential failure mode for the Colorado River Basin. Can the Dutch teach us something on the power of communication? (The Water Away) In the Netherlands, it is not uncommon to find large …

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Dec 12 2011

A Few Good Reads (12/12/11): Raging Floods in Kenya

This week: another good video about the levee system in the Central Valley, flooding in Kenya, the recovery in Bangkok, corporate hoarding, and internal communication breakdowns. Floods’ death toll rise to 24, displace 100,000 (The Standard) The latest assessment by The Kenya Red Cross Society (KRCS) show that that raging floods [in Kenya] has so …

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