ResiStand – Increasing disaster Resilience through Standardisation


Client: EU – under the 8th Framework Programme – Horizon 2020

Coordinator: Geowise Oy, Finland

Consortium: 14 partners from 8 countries

Term: 24 months, Start: May 2016

Budget: EU support € ~ 2 Mio., share Fraunhofer INT € ~ 225,000

Objective: ResiStand aims to identify new ways to improve the crisis management and disaster resilience capabilities of the European Union and of individual Member States through standardisation. This goal will be achieved through the creation of the ResiStand Roadmap and ResiStand Process to support stakeholders in the development of standards.

INT Tasks: FhG-INT is leader of the work package on “Identification of standardisation needs and requirements”, and contributes to several other parts in the project, amongst others with knowledge and experience from the implementation and execution of the Programming Mandate M/487 to Establish Security Standards, Phase 2.