Mandalay

Mandalay’s Resilience Journey

Agriculture continues to play a major role in Mandalay City. But its increasing significance as a regional commercial hub has raised the profile of this city in Myanmar. Due to its location along the Irrawaddy River, Mandalay City is prone to recurrent floods and is at risk of major earthquakes due to its proximity to the Sagaing Fault. Today, Mandalay has an opportunity to become a model for other cities in the country. By incorporating resilience into its city plan, the city will be poised to better protect the lives and livelihoods of its communities.

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Resilient Community Impact Funds to award Jakarta’s Kalibaru Hub: A catalyst for sustainable waste management and local economic growth 

Resilient Community Impact Funds to award Jakarta’s Kalibaru Hub: A catalyst for sustainable waste management and local economic growth 

Resilient Community Impact Funds to award Jakarta’s Kalibaru Hub: A catalyst for sustainable waste management and local economic growth
Ocean Conservancy, The Circulate Initiative, and Resilient Cities Network Announce Three New Cities to Join Urban Ocean®

Ocean Conservancy, The Circulate Initiative, and Resilient Cities Network Announce Three New Cities to Join Urban Ocean®

Salvador, Brazil; Santa Fe, Argentina; and Bangkok, Thailand, are latest cities to join initiative to tackle ocean plastic pollution.
Resilient Cities Network, MBMB, Zurich Malaysia, and Z Zurich Foundation collaboration to strengthen community climate resilience

Resilient Cities Network, MBMB, Zurich Malaysia, and Z Zurich Foundation collaboration to strengthen community climate resilience

Two communities in Melaka, Kampung Morten and Pantai Peringgit, will implement projects to build resilience to floods and extreme heat. The communities will benefit from the local climate action ...

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