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FLOOD COMPETENCE CENTER

The network for holistic flood prevention and flood risk management

 

The Flood Competence Center (HKC) is a non-profit association from Germany that connects flood-affected citizens and stakeholders in flood risk management to build a unique network. The HKC was founded in 2007 and consists of almost 200 members and cooperations. The members of the HKC are composed of national and international institutions and municipalities, citizens and policy-makers, science and economy.

 

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

Use the knowledge of our network for your projects. We are glad to support you. Week look forward to welcoming you.

 

 

OUR GUIDING PRINCIPLE

 

     

MISSION AND TASKS

     

ORGANISATION AND OFFICE

     

BECOME A MEMBER

 

Topics and projects

Core fields of the HKC

The HKC effectively contributes to the development of practice-relevant knowledge by carrying out its own projects.
The extraordinary professional composition of  the HKC enables an extensive conception and implementation of such projects. 

The following pages provide information about our projects and the current state of implementation .

  • FIoodlabel • Prevent • Protect  

  • Floodlabel • Iran   

  • Floodlabel • Ghana

  • KAHR-Project

  • HKC Infomobil • Experience flood protection 

dates & EVENTS

Here you will find upcoming dates & events of the HKC and related events of interest

07. Februar 2024, ab 13:00 Uhr

FgHW-Lunchbreak Sessions 2024

For 2024, the Lunchbreak Sessions are also planned, which were introduced last year under the leadership of Prof Dr Robert Jüpner as a new offering of the Hydrological Sciences Association (FgHW) in the DWA.

23. November 2023, ab 13:00 Uhr

Online Final Conference of the PARADeS Project

On 23 November 2023 from 13:00 to 17:00, the online final conference of the PARADeS project will be held on the theme: 'Managing Flood Disaster Risk in Ghana - Findings, Products and Recommendations'.

NEws At a glance

Here you will find news of the HKC and of related subjects of interest

Communication workshop for the Infomobile consulting service

On November 23, a communication workshop for the Infomobile supervisors took place at the HKC office. The goal was to develop a consulting strategy with the help of the question "What do we want to communicate, with whom and how?"

PARADeS – Workshop „FLOODLABEL Expert Training“ in Accra, Ghana

On 07 + 08 November, the workshop "FLOODLABEL Expert Training" took place in Accra, Ghana, as part of the PARADeS project. Our colleague Helene Meyer met with our Ghanaian partners and together they tested the training concept and first materials for the training of FLOODLABEL experts.

BMBF Research for Sustainability (FONA): KAHR Infomobile

The platform of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) on Research for Sustainability (FONA) accompanied our KAHR team, consisting of Hans-Theodor Arenz and Lina Fitz, on a mission in the project region./_default_upload_bucket/KAHR_Mobil_124.jpg