Vanuatu Resilient Roads Manual - Succinct Practical Guide


This is a summary of the Vanuatu Resilient Roads Manual which was produced to provide guidelines for the development and promotion of appropriate methods of road engineering for the best possible access to communities at minimum cost. It was developed as a 'user friendly version' that can be used for training and ongoing capacity building of climate resilient considerations for road design.

This summary was developed under the Climate Resilient Road Standards (CRRS) Project. The CRRS was funded directly by a grant from the Australian Government (under the Pacific-Australia Climate Change Science and Adaptation Planning (PACCSAP) programme) to the Government of Vanuatu. It commenced in December 2013 and was completed in March 2015.

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https://www.pacificclimatechange.net/document/vanuatu-resilient-roads-manual-succinct-practical-guide
091507 - Risk Engineering (excl. Earthquake Engineering), 090505 - Infrastructure Engineering and Asset Management, 090507 - Transport Engineering, 040104 - Climate Change Processes
http://www.environment.gov.au/climate-change/adaptation/international-climate-change-adaptation-initiative/paccsap
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Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/ © Government of the Republic of Vanuatu 2014.
Commonwealth
Collaborating Organisations: Public Works Department, Government of Vanuatu (Contracted partner), Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (Implementing partner, sub-contracted by Government of Vanuatu), CSIRO (provision of climate data) David Lees, Snowy Mountains Engineering Corporation (SMEC) International
Government of Vanuatu Ministry of Infrastructure and Public Utilities (2014), Vanuatu Resilient Roads Manual - Succinct and Practical Guide (SPG).
Libby Paholski (SMEC International) libby.paholski@smec.com
2014/11