Cascading failures of Critical Infrastructure during floods in Manzese Ward — Dar es Salaam
Published: 23 November 2017
The complexity is that as one infrastructure fails, others may as well in cascade. As part of a GFDRR/DFID funded “Challenge Fund” project, Deltares, VU University Amsterdam, Tanzania Red Cross Society and Red Cross Red Crescent Climate Centre, developed a physical tool to allow local stakeholders to understand their own vulnerabilities related to critical infrastructure and cascades of failure. Let’s start this blog with a short fictive story.
Authors: Hessel Winsemius, Shristi Vaidya, Nyambiri Kimacha, Andres Diaz Loaiza