DESURBS – Designing Safer Urban Spaces – a multi-disciplinary research project funded through the European Union’s FP7 Research Programme. DESURBS has developed a series of tools, accessible through an interactive decision support portal, to assist urban stakeholders to plan, design, manage and maintain safer urban spaces.
The DESURBS project period is now finished, but we continue to collect information about security incidents for our incidents databases. If you feel you have compelling data about a security incident occurring in an urban space in the recent past, please do not hesitate to contact us!
One output of the project, from DESURBS partner Bezalel Academy, is a tailored approach to urban resilient design guidelines: