RISC-KIT (2013-2017) is an EU FP7 Collaborative project. RISC-KIT will develop methods, tools and management approaches to reduce risk and increase resilience to low-frequency, high-impact hydro-meteorological events in the coastal zone. These products will enhance forecasting, prediction and early warning capabilities, improve the assessment of long-term coastal risk and optimise the mix of prevention, mitigation and preparedness measures.
The 1st Stakeholder's Day for Italian end users took place on 19 October in Bologna, Italy.
The Ocean-Climate Nexus statement calls attention to the critical role of the ocean in responding to climate change
European Marine Board has published a statement on the importance of ocean research for dealing with climate change.
The 5th RISC-KIT General Assembly took place in Brussels from 15 to 16 October 2015, with participation by the International Expert Board and a special guest from the EC’s Joint Research Centre.