Flood mitigation project

StatusIn preparation
Start dateSpring 2023
Finish date Spring 2024

This project will procure research to support the Commission in providing recommendations for improving resilience of Wales’ infrastructure to flooding by 2050. This work is referenced in the Cooperation Agreement between the Welsh Government and Plaid Cymru.

Commissioners involved:

Project Advisory Group

NICW is being supported in management of the project by a PAG made up of a range of stakeholders with relevant expertise.

  • Ed Beard – National Infrastructure Commission
  • Andy Fraser – Welsh Government
  • Gwenllian Roberts – OFWAT
  • Natalie Rees – Transport for Wales
  • Jeremy Parr – Natural Resources Wales
  • Alan Netherwood – Netherwood Sustainable Futures
  • George Baker – JBA Consulting
  • Chris Uttey – Stroud District Council
  • Tom Hayek – Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust
  • Roger Thomas – Fire Service
  • Ed Evans – CECA
  • Owen Conry – Conwy Council
  • Jean Francis Dulong – WLGA
  • Andrew Stone – Rhondda Cynon Taf Council
  • Richard Betts – Met Office
  • Dominic Scott – Dwr Cymru
  • Roger Falconer – Cardiff University

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