Applying Digital Technology and Standards to Respond to the Impacts of Climate Change on Infrastructure

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Applying Digital Technology and Standards to Respond to the Impacts of Climate Change on Infrastructure

Publication Number

APEC#220-CT-01.2

Published Date

February 2020

Type of Publication

Reports

Publications Under

Committee on Trade and Investment(CTI), Sub-Committee on Standards and Conformance(SCSC)

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Pages

26

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Description

This recommendations report provides the summary of findings of the project. They include: (1) Consideration for adoption and harmonization of key climate change-related international standards based on an economy’s unique environment and challenges; (2) Development of strong case studies based on reliable data, on successful standards and digital technology solutions from member economies; (3) Sharing of best practices on data use and management to assist in business case development using available international standards; (4) Consulting the public and private sector to help raise awareness on standards for climate change resilience, identify future needs, and strengthen networks (5) Collaboration with APEC Emergency Preparedness Working Group to develop a catalogue of climate change-related scenarios with recommended responses and prevention.