Natural and man-made hazards, anthropogenic impacts and extreme climate change are putting Europe's cultural heritage under increasing pressure. STRENCH aims to enhance the capacity of policy makers, public authorities, the private sector and societal stakeholders to strengthen the resilience of endangered cultural heritage in a changing environment through pro-active transnational cooperation and coordination aimed at harnessing the outputs and results of targeted European projects specifically dedicated to this issue.


Duration 01/03/2020 - 28/02/2022
Funding EU

Department for Building and Environment

Center for Cultural Property Protection

Principle investigator for the project (University for Continuing Education Krems) Ass.-Prof. Mag. Dr. Anna Maria Kaiser
Project members
Thomas Horak-Thurwachter, BA MA
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Logo Interreg Central EuropeInterreg CENTRAL EUROPE is a European Union funding programme to support transnational cooperation with the aim of making Central Europe more resilient to challenges that know no borders and cannot be solved alone.

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Cultural and natural heritage protection in ProteCHt2save and STRENCH

International Conference „GeoHazards and Climate Change in Geoparks”, 06/05/2022

STRENCH Online Summer Schools 2020-2021

Boosting resilience of Europe’s cultural heritage to climate change. Online Webinar e-CREHA, 28/04/2022

Self caused climate change in our cultural landscapes

Summer School Strench - Risk management and protect strategies, 09/06/2021

Schutz von Kulturgt durch Prävention, Bewusstseinsbildung und webgestützte Prognose-Tools

Sotschi-Dialog: Runder Tisch "Schutz von Kulturgütern: Österreichisch-russischer Kooperationsraum", 13/04/2021


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