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Mia Wannewitz

M.Sc. Mia Wannewitz

Wissenschaftler/in (Drittmittel)

Post address

Lehr- und Forschungseinheit Mensch-Umwelt-Beziehungen
Luisenstraße 37
80333 München

Home address

Luisenstraße 37
Dritter Stock
80333 München
Room A 312

Phone: +49 (0) 89 / 2180 - 4193


Further information on the person

Research interests

  • Urban adaptation to climate change
  • Psychological underpinnings of collective adaptation to climate change
  • Risk and vulnerability assessments
  • Adaptation progess tracking

Selected publications

  • Birkmann, J.; Sauter, H.; Jamshed, A.; Sorg, L.; Fleischhauer, M.; Garschagen, M.; Greiving, S.; Wannewitz, M.; Sandholz, S. ; Bueter, B.; Schneider, M. (forthcoming). Strengthening risk-informed decision making: Scenarios for human vulnerability and exposure to extreme events. Disaster Prevention and Management.

  • Sandholz, S.; Wannewitz, M. (2019). Access to critical infrastructures – driver of resilient development. TRIALOG 134 Journal for Planning and Building in a Global Context, 3/2018. Pp. 45-50.

  • Bross, L., Krause, S., Wannewitz, M., Stock, E., Sandholz, S., Wienland, I. (2019). Insecure Security: Emergency Water Supply and Minimum Standards in Countries with a high Supply Reliability. Water, 11 (723) DOI: 10.3390/w11040732

  • Wannewitz, S.; Hagenlocher, M.; Garschagen, M. (2016). Development and Validation of a Sub-national Multi-hazard Risk Index for the Philippines. GI_Forum 2016 (1), pp. 133-140. DOI: 10.1553/giscience2016_01_s133.

Research projects

FReCom: Flood risk management and resilience building at community level in rapidly growing cities in China and Germany (01.01.2021 - 31.12.2023) >> more