Video – Update on the “Indian Ocean Green Ports” study led by AIVP
The President of the Association des Ports des Iles de l'Océan Indien (APIOI), Mr. Ramalingum Maistry, was keen to give us an update on the study carried out by the AIVP concerning the green transition of Indian Ocean port cities.
AIVP members support the “Call to Action for Shipping Decarbonization”
The initiative launched by the by the Getting to Zero Coalition in partnership with the […]
Cities and ports working together to mitigate and adapt to climate change
Cover photo: Tagus estuary, in Lisbon, Portugal. Photo by Bernardo Ferreira (BernardoUPloud), in Pixabay Recent […]
Preparing Ports and Port Cities for Climate Change: Mitigation and Adaptation
Ports city territories are at the front-line of climate change adaptation. In this article, Prof. Austin Becker briefly presents the challenges and how combining different approaches will be necessary to increase the resiliency of these coastal regions.
eThekwini (South Africa): a unique approach to natural hazard prevention
eThekwini municipality is facing major climate challenges and its policies in this area are unique in Africa. That is why we interviewed Dr Andrew Mather, Project Executive in Coastal Policy.
Flood Risk Management in the port of Rotterdam
In this article, Mr. Marc Eisma, advisor for environmental management in the port of Rotterdam, explains in more detail the port’s adaptation strategy and key measures.
San Diego: able to face extreme climate disasters before 2035
As the pandemic is still raging in the United States, another crisis is underlying, more […]
The islands of the South-West Indian Ocean faced with rising sea levels
There are many lessons to be drawn from the islands of the South West Indian Ocean. In this article we listen to the alarm raised by Jean-Marc Beynet, AIVP expert and engineer specialized in ports and waterfront infrastructure. This article is part of AIVP's series on "Climate change adaptation".
Building with nature: solutions for adapting to climate change in the City Port areas
Building with Nature: port city territories responding to climate change with Nature-based Solutions
Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes: putting climate change at the heart of the port’s activity
Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes recently ratified the AIVP Agenda 2030. Interview with Marie-Luce PENCHARD, President of the Supervisory Board, Guadeloupe Port Caraïbes (GPMG).
Stockholm Royal Seaport: towards a smart port city model
Stockholm Royal Seaport: this old industrial-port zone is gradually being turned into a port district which in 2030 will provide homes for 12,000 people, as well as 35,000 new jobs. Citizen consultation, new technologies, sustainable urban development, the project is nothing short of a demonstration of the smart port city. How the Port and the City of Stockholm are jointly working to achieve this ambitious goal?
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