Developing maturity levels for flood resilience of businesses using built environment flood resilience capability areas

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title = "Developing maturity levels for flood resilience of businesses using built environment flood resilience capability areas",
abstract = "The inability of organisations to adequately assess climate risk, understand and execute necessary actions contribute significantly to the increase in economic loss from disasters. This is a threat to business resilience and sustainability of the society. Hence, resilience capabilities of organisations need to be improved, and there should be a way of assessing these capabilities. This paper focuses on the methodology adopted and the maturity model produced by utilising Capability Maturity Model (CMM) concept to develop a capability maturity assessment method for built environment flood resilience of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). Capability areas obtained from literature were refined and carefully mapped to maturity level characteristics obtained from studies on capability maturity, and a conceptual model was produced. The conceptual model was subsequently refined and validated via expert forum and case studies. The study produced a maturity model for assessing flood resilience capability maturity of businesses, and technically provides an outline of steps for improving flood resilience of business premises.",
keywords = "Adaptation, Built environment, Business, Flood, Maturity, Resilience",
author = "Onaopepo Adeniyi and Srinath Perera and Kanchana Ginige and Yingbin Feng",
year = "2019",
month = nov,
day = "1",
doi = "10.1016/j.scs.2019.101778",
language = "English",
volume = "51",
journal = "Sustainable Cities and Society",
issn = "2210-6707",
publisher = "Elsevier",

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T1 - Developing maturity levels for flood resilience of businesses using built environment flood resilience capability areas

AU - Adeniyi, Onaopepo

AU - Perera, Srinath

AU - Ginige, Kanchana

AU - Feng, Yingbin

PY - 2019/11/1

Y1 - 2019/11/1

N2 - The inability of organisations to adequately assess climate risk, understand and execute necessary actions contribute significantly to the increase in economic loss from disasters. This is a threat to business resilience and sustainability of the society. Hence, resilience capabilities of organisations need to be improved, and there should be a way of assessing these capabilities. This paper focuses on the methodology adopted and the maturity model produced by utilising Capability Maturity Model (CMM) concept to develop a capability maturity assessment method for built environment flood resilience of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). Capability areas obtained from literature were refined and carefully mapped to maturity level characteristics obtained from studies on capability maturity, and a conceptual model was produced. The conceptual model was subsequently refined and validated via expert forum and case studies. The study produced a maturity model for assessing flood resilience capability maturity of businesses, and technically provides an outline of steps for improving flood resilience of business premises.

AB - The inability of organisations to adequately assess climate risk, understand and execute necessary actions contribute significantly to the increase in economic loss from disasters. This is a threat to business resilience and sustainability of the society. Hence, resilience capabilities of organisations need to be improved, and there should be a way of assessing these capabilities. This paper focuses on the methodology adopted and the maturity model produced by utilising Capability Maturity Model (CMM) concept to develop a capability maturity assessment method for built environment flood resilience of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs). Capability areas obtained from literature were refined and carefully mapped to maturity level characteristics obtained from studies on capability maturity, and a conceptual model was produced. The conceptual model was subsequently refined and validated via expert forum and case studies. The study produced a maturity model for assessing flood resilience capability maturity of businesses, and technically provides an outline of steps for improving flood resilience of business premises.

KW - Adaptation

KW - Built environment

KW - Business

KW - Flood

KW - Maturity

KW - Resilience

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DO - 10.1016/j.scs.2019.101778

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VL - 51

JO - Sustainable Cities and Society

JF - Sustainable Cities and Society

SN - 2210-6707

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