Flood Damage in Manila: Current Situation vs Future Situation without Mitigation Measures

  • City: Manila, Philippines
  • A field survey is conducted with local people to collect data related to Ondoy Flood event and to establish the flood depth-damage function.
  • Future flood damage will increase by 212% under the impact of climate change and land cover change.
  • The implementation of flood control measures will decrease flood damage by 35% comparing the current situation.

Flood damage Manila legend