Baird is a pre-eminent engineering company recognized worldwide for creative and innovative solutions where water meets land. Baird consists of a unique association of engineers, scientists and designers committed to excellence in analysis, hazard and risk assessment, engineering, and construction of river and coastal infrastructure and restoration projects. Baird's senior professionals are recognized for developing science-based technical solutions and leading complex multi-disciplinary consulting teams.
Disaster preparedness plans
Disaster preparedness plans
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:CanadaRelation to CTCN:Network Member
- Type:OrganisationKnowledge partnerCountry of registration:United KingdomRelation to CTCN:Network MemberKnowledge PartnerSector(s) of expertise:
Practical Action Consulting (PAC) is the consulting arm of Practical Action, an international non-governmental organisation that uses technology to challenge poverty in developing countries. Through technology PAC enables poor communities to build on their skills and knowledge to produce sustainable and practical solutions - transforming their lives forever and protecting the world around them. Every year PAC uses technology to help over 1 million people out of poverty.
Pacific Consultants, established in 1951, provides consulting and construction services within areas such as rivers and erosion control, the coastal and marine sectors, water and sewerage, urban and regional planning, agricultural engineering and a large number of other engineering disciplines.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:SpainRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
M&K is a Consulting & Engineering Firm working with Infrastructure, Urban Planning, Water, Environment and Climate Change. It was established in April 1996. M&K is firmly engaged to develop Technical Services of Drafting Studies, Reports, Project Designs, Supervision of Execution Work, Project Management Oversight and Environmental Management.
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The objective of the present paper is to take stock of the state of play at EC level and to present the outline for an EC strategy on disaster preparedness and prevention. It is written from the perspective and experience of ECHO but should be open for amendments and proposals from other Commission services, aiming at a truly common and coherent approach on an issue that has been addressed so far in a piecemeal and ad-hoc fashion.
CTCN à Madagascar: Cartographie des centres ou projets d’éducation sur les changements climatiques à l’échelle internationaleType:NewsPublication date:Sectors:Approach:
Ce rapport comprend une cartographie exhaustive et une revue analytique des centres ou projets d’éducation sur les changements climatiques à l’échelle internationale afin d’alimenter la réflexion sur l’établissement du Centre 4Climate et de fonder les recommandations sur les meilleures pratiques internationales.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:New ZealandRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
CLIMsystems Ltd provides software tools, consultancy services and data/knowledge for the assessment, management and reduction of climatic risks, under both current climate variability and future change. The geographic scope of its operations is global. The sectoral applications of CLIMsystems’ products and services include asset risk management, engineering and architectural design, academic research and education, supply chain analysis, regional and national planning, water resource and waste-water management, agricultural development and disaster risk reduction.
- Type:OrganisationCountry of registration:BangladeshRelation to CTCN:Network MemberSector(s) of expertise:
The Bangladesh Unnayan Parishad (BUP) is a non-profit research organization devoted to the promotion of basic as well as action research on environment, development and socioeconomic sector. In the field of independent development research and dialogue activities, the BUP has played the pioneering role in Bangladesh. When it was established in 1980's, it was virtually the first of its kind in the country and represented a new vision.