Subject: Urban Resilience to Disasters
Contracting Authority: European Commission
DG ECHO – European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations
Unit A4 - Civil Protection Policy
L86 04/40
BE-1049 Brussels/Belgium
Area of Activity: Tunisia
Start Date: 2017-01-01
End Date: 2018-06-30
Project Status: Ongoing
Project Type: EC - DG Echo - Prevention Priority
Project Manager: Felicitas Bellert (IABG)
Coordinator: IABG, Einsteinstraße 20, 85521 Ottobrunn, Germany
Partner Germany: United Nations University, Institute for Environment and Human Security (UNU-EHS) – UN Campus, Platz der Vereinten Nationen 1, 53113 Bonn, Germany
Partner Tunisia: Municipality of Monastir, Avenue Habib Bourguiba
5019 Monastir, Tunisia


KickOff Presentation:
DG Echo Publication:


Presentation of project results at the AFRICA-ARAB PLATFORM ON DISASTER RISK REDUCTION
The UDRASP project team presented project results and project related information with focus on risk assessment as a side event on the AFRICA-ARAB PLATFORM ON DISASTER RISK REDUCTION.
9th – 13th October 2018 in Tunis (Tunisia)


Final Workshop in Monastir/Tunisia

The final workshop took place on October 4th 2018 in Monastir/Tunisia


Presentations of project results and project related studies on two conferences

Annual Conference of TRIALOG 2018 / Dortmund/Germany / June 2018

AUM2018 - Allpied Urban Modelling / Cambridge/Great Britain / June 2018


GIS Advanced Training in Dresden/Germany
A GIS advanced training took place in Dresden/Germany from 23 - 27 July 2018 with focus on the application of GIS in urbanism


Presentation of the UDRASP project at the Civil Protection Forum 2018 in Brussels, Belgium
From 5-6 March 2018 IABG presented the most important activities and initial results of the project.


Workshops in Tunisia and Germany
Additional internal workshops and trainings during the project lifetime:

Basic training in GIS - March 2018 - completed, Participants: Team Monastir, Monastir - Tunisia

GIS advanced training - 18-22 June 2018 - completed, Participants: Team Monastir, Dresden - Germany

Internal Workshop "Risk Assessment - Results" - 3 October 2018 - completed, Participants: Team Monastir


Workshop II (Risk assessment: Vulnerability and Scenarios) from 26.-27. October 2017 in Monastir/ Tunisia
An important workshop with stakeholder took place in October 2017 in Monastir.
The meeting was intended to inform about results from earlier workshop and interviews, and to develop scenario criteria for the city of Monastir.


Stakeholder Meeting from 17th – 19th May 2017 in Monastir / Tunisia
An additional workshop with stakeholder took place in May 2017 in Monastir.


Interviews with stakeholder in February 2017

Interviews with stakeholder have been executed in Monastir. By means of an extensive questionnaire, information was collected in several parts.