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Fluid Buffer in Argentina

Urban flood mitigation and recreation infrastructure

Water-management infrastructure in Resistencia transforms floodwater into a resource for the community.

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“Transforming the critical issue of flooding into a resource for the community”
 
Project entry 2020 for Latin America
 
2nd prize: Floodwater utilization in Argentina
 
2do premio: Utilización del agua de inundaciones en Argentina
Project Details
Location
Resistencia, Argentina
Authors
Gimena Ailen Ponce Abba
Main Author
Gimena Ailen Ponce Abba
University of Cordoba, Argentina
María Florencia Ruiz Cabello
Main Author
María Florencia Ruiz Cabello
University of Cordoba, Argentina
María Rosario Ruiz Cabello
Main Author
María Rosario Ruiz Cabello
University of Cordoba, Argentina
Prizes
Awards
"Next Generation" 2nd prize 2020
Latin America
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Fluid Buffer in Argentina – Project Video
Fluid Buffer in Argentina – Project Video

Next Generation 2nd prize winner Fluid Buffer in Argentina – Urban flood mitigation and recreation infrastructure by …

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Fluid Buffer in Argentina – Author Comment
Fluid Buffer in Argentina – Author Comment

Next Generation 2nd winners Gimena Ponce Abba, María Florencia Ruiz Cabello, and María Rosario Ruiz Cabello, students at …

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Fluid Buffer in Argentina – World Water Week
Fluid Buffer in Argentina – World Water Week

This project provides water infrastructure that transforms flooding events into a resource for the community in the city …

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