Our mission

A unique network combines theory and practice in flood protection

The FloodCompetenceCenter (HKC) brings together science and practice for the purpose of holistic flood risk management, promoting sustainable development and the provision and transfer of expertise.


  • Communicating intelligible information
  • Providing practicable climate adaptation strategies and solutions
  • Support self-prevention



Advice and support

  • Risk communication to raise awareness
  • Prevention and avoidance of flooding damages
  • Risk identification and assessment
  • Building- and behavioural precautions
  • Climate adaptation measures