220M+

lives improved through the implementation of our city resilience strategies 

1,000+

cities applying resilience practice shared via campaigns, training, and communities

US$10M

co-invested on the ground through our Resilience Community Investment Fund

80%

of member cities committed to working together on COVID-19 recovery, climate resilience, and circular economy 

90%

of member cities have institutionalized the role of the Chief Resilience Officer

4,000+

urban resilience project concepts focusing on vulnerable populations

Now is the time for urban resilience

Urban resilience in action

Reducir la brecha digital de género para un futuro más equitativo

Reducir la brecha digital de género para un futuro más equitativo

En el contexto actual, reducir la brecha digital de género se plantea como una necesidad para que las mujeres mejoren su acceso y el aprovechamiento de las nuevas tecnologías para mejorar su calidad de vida.
#LAConversa: Let's talk about urban resilience in LAC.

#LAConversa: Let’s talk about urban resilience in LAC.

#LAConversa: Let’s Talk About Urban Resilience is a collaboration between LA Network and Resilient Cities Network created with the objective of starting conversations about the main problems that Latin American and Caribbean cities face today. These conversations took place with the participation of seven cities, Ciudad Juárez, Colima, Mexico City, Panama City, Medellín, Quito and Montevideo and one state authority from the State of Jalisco.
Recovery Dialogues in Latin America 7: Reopening Schools

Recovery Dialogues in Latin America 7: Reopening Schools

It is estimated that the duration of school closure due to the pandemic has been significantly longer in Latin America than in other regions such as Europe, Africa and Asia, increasing negative effects on education in the region - there is a huge challenge regarding the reopening of schools. This seventh dialogue counted with the presence of two cities - Bogotá and Buenos Aires; and two national governments in Latin America - Costa Rica and Uruguay.

Programs

Hands of a person collecting water from a tube with people behind watching and waiting their turn in Africa.

City Water Resilience in Africa

The City Water Resilience Approach responds directly to the need to tackle the challenges of urban water stresses in cities in Africa. It takes a comprehensive perspective to urban water systems, and sets out to assess the resilience of the water a city depends on, including upstream and downstream catchment
Cities for a Resilient Recovery

Cities for a Resilient Recovery

Cities for a Resilient Recovery is a coalition of cities and resilience practitioners committed to taking leadership roles, embedding resilience in recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, and supporting each other through the recovery planning process.
Resilient Cities Shaping a Digital World

Resilient Cities Shaping a Digital World

Through this joint program, Visa and the Resilient Cities Network collaborate with key stakeholders to support cities in Latin America and the Caribbean in solving key challenges and identifying opportunities for digital inclusion.
Urban Ocean

Urban Ocean

Urban Ocean is a capacity-building and accelerator program for cities. This program will enhance understanding of circular economy principles, build awareness of marine plastic pollution, and assess waste management systems in member cities.

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