27 May 2019 - 28 May 2019
The Economic and Environmental Forum is the main meeting-cycle within the Economic and Environmental Dimension of the OSCE. Its objectives are to identify needs and priorities, to raise awareness and to stimulate the political will of the 57 OSCE Participating States in dealing with economic, environmental and security related challenges, to share best practices, as well as to provide a platform for dialogue with representatives of international organizations, the business and academic communities, and civil society.
The agenda of the Forum focuses on the following topics:
- Fostering co-operation and building partnerships for a secure energy future
- Improving the environmental footprint of energy-related activities
- Protecting energy networks from natural and man-made disasters
Session III "Protecting Energy Networks from Natural and Man-made Disasters"
The session includes the following topics:
IIASA Nexus Blog
After 2nd Preparatory Meeting of the 27th OSCE Economic and Environmental Forum Dmitry Erokhin, Research Assistant at the IIASA Advanced Systems Analysis Program, shared his thoughts on the promotion of economic progress and security through energy cooperation, good governance, and connectivity in the digital era in IIASA Nexus Blog article. Click here to read the article.
Last edited: 04 December 2019
Iakubovskii, D., Komendantova, N , Rovenskaya, E. , Krupenev, D., & Boyarkin, D. (2019). Impacts of Earthquakes on Energy Security in the Eurasian Economic Union: Resilience of the Electricity Transmission Networks in Russia, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan. Geosciences 9 (1), e54. 10.3390/geosciences9010054.
Arghavani, M., Ghafory-Ashtiany, M., Komendantova, N. , & Hochrainer-Stigler, S. (2018). Physical Resilience of the Electricity Transmission Grid against Earthquake: Analysis of a Prototype Model. In: 11th International Congress on Civil Engineering, 8-10 May 2018, Tehran, Iran.
Komendantova, N. , Leroy, C., & Battaglini, A. (2015). Protection of electricity infrastructure from natural hazards: from multi-risk assessment to multi-risk governance. In: The Protection of Critical Energy Infrastructure Against Emerging Security Challenges. Eds. Niglia, A., pp. 57-71 Amsterdam: IOS Press BV. ISBN 978-1-61499-571-5
Scolobig, A., Garcia-Aristizabal, A., Komendantova, N. , & Patt, A. (2015). From multi-risk assessment to multi-risk governance. recommendations for future directions. Prepared for the [[Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2015]]; UNISDR and GAR (2015)
Komendantova, N. , Patt, A., & Scolobig, A. (2014). Understanding Risk: The Evolution of Disaster Risk Assessment. Washington: GFDRR / International Bank for Reconstruction and Development.
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