LOEWE center emergenCITY receives around 5 million euros in 2024

State funds research network that aims to make cities more resilient to crises and disasters


Wiesbaden/Darmstadt. The Darmstadt LOEWE center emergenCITY will continue to receive funding from the state of Hesse and will receive a total of around five million euros in project funding for 2024. This was decided by the committees of the state's LOEWE research funding program.

Since 2020, the interdisciplinary research network led by the Technical University of Darmstadt has been exploring how cities can get through crises and disasters better and stabilize themselves again quickly on the basis of information and communication technology with a total of almost 17.5 million euros in support from LOEWE. The LOEWE committees will decide on further funding for the center in 2025 and 2026 in autumn 2024.