Creating a flood resilient city: Moving from disaster response to disaster resilience in Ibadan

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Nasikiliza
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http://blogs.worldbank.org/nasikiliza/creating-a-flood-resilient-city-moving-from-disaster-response-to-disaster-resilience-in-ibadan
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Salim Rouhana, Ivan Bruce
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Summary

Resilience is being used as a guiding principle for the Ibadan Urban Flood Management Project, requested by the Oyo State government in response to flooding that caused significant economic and human losses to the city of Ibadan.