Kerstin Krellenberg

A general framework for elaborating and implementing climate change adaptation response in (mega)cities: the case of Istanbul

Kerstin Krellenberg
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Kerstin Krellenberg

Fellowship
IPC Fellowship
Granting institution
Partner institution
Period of the Fellowship
December 2012 - September 2013
Project
A general framework for elaborating and implementing climate change adaptation response in (mega)cities: the case of Istanbul
Project description

Her research focuses on offering comparable and comprehensive solutions to the problems of implementing the climate change adaptation response in (mega)cities, especially in Istanbul.

Short biography

Kerstin Krellenberg is an environmental scientist. Since 2007 she has worked at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ in Leipzig (Germany), where she is involved in research on megacities, urban risks and vulnerabilities, as well as urban climate change response strategies. She focuses on how to adapt cities to climate change. Her research project entitled ‘A general framework for elaborating and implementing climate change adaptation response in (mega)cities’ is closely related to the theme of climate change.