Good Idea: Building Resilient Districts

New Orleans is addressing flood risks and creating jobs at the same time…

New Orleans is creating a neighborhood model in its Gentilly District that addresses the interrelated risks of flooding and soil subsidence alongside the needs of a vulnerable community. Rather than just installing new water management infrastructure, the project also fosters economic development, empowerment, and social cohesion.

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