AIA Northern Virginia
What Architects Need to Know about Hazard and Climate Risk
Posted Thursday, August 1

Getting a handle on climate and hazard risk will help you help your clients. How can you build the most resilient, adaptive projects? To convince clients of the value hazard mitigation and climate adaptation bring to a project, architects must first do their homework by analyzing the short-term and long-term risks over the building service life.

AIA has compiled information to help you address hazard and climate risks:
• How to integrate resilience into your practice
• Understanding resilience and identifying the most common threats facing communities
• Conducting vulnerability assessments
• Climate change adaptation design resources
• Designing for resilience: architects address shocks and stresses
• Resiliency case studies

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