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Document type:
Zeitschriftenaufsatz 
Author(s):
Heintz, Marc-Daniel; Hagemeier-Klose, Maria; Wagner, Klaus 
Non-TUM Co-author(s):
ja 
Cooperation:
Title:
Towards a Risk Governance Culture in Flood Policy—Findings from the Implementation of the “Floods Directive” in Germany 
Abstract:
The European Directive on the Assessment and Management of Flood Risks is likely to cause changes to flood policy in Germany and other member states. With its risk governance approach, it introduces a holistic and catchment-oriented flood risk management and tries to overcome shortcomings of the past, such as the event-driven construction of mainly structural measures. However, there is leeway for interpretation in implementing the directive. The present paper gives an overview on the implementa...    »
 
Keywords:
floods directive; flood risk management; flood policy; stakeholder participation; risk approach; security approach; risk governance; water authority; decision-makers 
Intellectual Contribution:
Discipline-based Research 
Journal title:
Water 
Journal listet in FT50 ranking:
nein 
Year:
2012 
Journal volume:
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
135-156 
Language:
en 
Fulltext / DOI:
WWW:
Notes:
WS11/12 
Date of publication:
02.02.2012 
Key publication:
Ja 
Peer reviewed:
Ja 
International:
Ja 
Book review:
Nein 
Commissioned:
not commissioned 
Professional Journal:
Ja 
Interdisciplinarity:
Ja 
Mission statement:
Ethics and Sustainability:
Ja