Project overview

In the following pages we will inform you about current and past DKKV-projects.


  • The DKKV is working closely with researchers from the Freie Universität Berlin (FU Berlin) and researchers from the University of Bielefeld on the definition of protection goals. The project started in January 2018 and is called DESKRIS. Within the project the DKKV is concentrating on the topic of "health" with the topic of supply bottlenecks and shortfalls of vaccines and remedies. Learn more about the DESKRIS project here.
  • The ESPREssO-project is another current project of the DKKV. It proposes new ways to approach natural risk reduction and climate change adaption. For further information visit this page.
  • Another project of the DKKV focuses on heavy precipitation in Germany. The project aims to enhance disaster preparedness of local communities and gives recommendations for actions. Within the project, the DKKV focuses on warnings, hotspots and environmental impacts of heavy precipitation. Learn more about the project following this link.
  • Past projects can be found in the archive.