Information Folder Concerning Overheating

The "Information Folder Concerning Overheating" advises citizens how to act during heat waves.

Download Information Folder (Stuttgart; in German only):


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Short description of measure

Problem to be solved: Lack of knowledge about problems during heat waves

Goal, potential objective: Improve the knowledge about how to act during heat waves

Developmental steps: Information concept

Instruments, implementation mechanism: Publishing an information folder with hints for the public

Area of implementation: Urban

Responsibilities: Municipality (health office)

Time horizon: Short term

Economic aspects: Comparatively low costs

Promoters, obstacles, risks

Side effects: Improvement of health

Bridge to mitigation: