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R-Cities Strengthens Leadership to Drive Climate Resilience and Equity, The Rockefeller Foundation Renews Support for the Network

R-Cities Strengthens Leadership to Drive Climate Resilience and Equity, The Rockefeller Foundation Renews Support for the Network

Mayor Ahmed Aboutaleb of the City of Rotterdam, and Monica Barone, Chief Executive Officer of the City of Sydney, have joined the board of directors. These board appointments come as R-Cities receives renewed financial commitment from The Rockefeller Foundation ... Read More
R-Cities Congratulates the U.S. President-Elect and Vice President-Elect, Aligned on Priorities for Action

R-Cities Congratulates the U.S. President-Elect and Vice President-Elect, Aligned on Priorities for Action

The Biden-Harris platform aligns with our global Network’s priorities for action, emphasizing equity and compassion, safety and health, as well as climate resilience and prosperity. It is a promise for a return to the collaborative action necessary to address the complex challenges facing cities today ... Read More
Resilient Cities Network partners with the National League of Cities to Accelerate Urban Resilience

Resilient Cities Network partners with the National League of Cities to Accelerate Urban Resilience

The Resilient Cities Network and the National League of Cities today announced a partnership to accelerate urban resilience across the United States ... Read More
Resilient Cities Network Set to Propel Urban Resilience Projects and Investment Opportunities from new Singapore Headquarters

Resilient Cities Network Set to Propel Urban Resilience Projects and Investment Opportunities from new Singapore Headquarters

The Resilient Cities Network convened a virtual launch and networking event this week, bringing together global leaders in infrastructure development and urban resilience to connect and identify opportunities to support global resilience work, and look for collaboration and investment opportunities in support of addressing the issues in Singapore arising from ... Read More
Resilient Cities Network focuses its new city-led entity on strengthening cities capacity to recover from COVID-19 and build a safe and equitable world

Resilient Cities Network focuses its new city-led entity on strengthening cities capacity to recover from COVID-19 and build a safe and equitable world

As continued resilient recovery remains a priority in cities around the world, the global community represented by Resilient Cities Network came together virtually. The organization introduced the new members of its Board of Directors and Global Steering Committee. With cities still battling the unprecedented global pandemic and the compound risks ... Read More
Visa and the Global Resilient Cities Network announce the “Resilient Cities Shaping a Digital World” program to advance digital transformation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Visa and the Global Resilient Cities Network announce the “Resilient Cities Shaping a Digital World” program to advance digital transformation in Latin America and the Caribbean

Today, Visa and the Global Resilient Cities Network kickoff the first program of their partnership that was announced earlier this year ... Read More
Global experts come together to build resilient cities in South-East Asia

Global experts come together to build resilient cities in South-East Asia

Two leading organizations championing resilience initiatives for urban populations have joined forces in South East Asia – Arup and the Global Resilient Cities Network (GRCN) ... Read More
Chief Resilience Officers Launch Global Coalition: Cities for a Resilient Recovery

Chief Resilience Officers Launch Global Coalition: Cities for a Resilient Recovery

Cities for a Resilient Recovery (C2R) is a participatory and collaborative platform for resilient recovery planning from the COVID-19 pandemic ... Read More
The Global Resilient Cities Network launches its “Cities on the Frontline” campaign to help in COVID-19 fight

The Global Resilient Cities Network launches its “Cities on the Frontline” campaign to help in COVID-19 fight

Leveraging its network of 98 cities, representing over 220 million people worldwide, the Global Resilient Cities Network (GRCN) “Cities on the Frontline” campaign enables communication between cities to spread knowledge and best resilience practices between cities in a bid to reduce the impact of the virus ... Read More
MERCOCIUDADES and the Global Resilient Cities Network announce partnership to strengthen municipal capacity on urban resilience in South American cities

MERCOCIUDADES and the Global Resilient Cities Network announce partnership to strengthen municipal capacity on urban resilience in South American cities

Mercociudades, the South American network of cities, and the Global Resilient Cities Network, announced today the renewal of their partnership to support cities in their efforts to better anticipate climate and other urban challenges ... Read More
Global Resilient Cities Network and Visa Team Up to Propel Resilience and Digital Economies For Cities Across Latin America & the Caribbean

Global Resilient Cities Network and Visa Team Up to Propel Resilience and Digital Economies For Cities Across Latin America & the Caribbean

Visa and GRCN announced an agreement today at the 10th World Urban Forum (WUF) to collaborate on a program to help cities deploy technologies that can build and further digital economies across the 17 Latin American and Caribbean cities that are part of the Global Resilient Cities Network ... Read More
The Global Resilient Cities Network announces strategic partnerships to deliver joint projects in rapidly urbanizing, vulnerable cities

The Global Resilient Cities Network announces strategic partnerships to deliver joint projects in rapidly urbanizing, vulnerable cities

Global Resilient Cities Network announced today the expansion of its strategic partnerships to extend network delivery capacity to support urban resilience actions in cities with a focus on vulnerable communities across all of its member regions ... Read More
Chief Resilience Officers from around the world announce the evolution and expansion of the Global Resilient Cities Network

Chief Resilience Officers from around the world announce the evolution and expansion of the Global Resilient Cities Network

Chief Resilience Officers from around the world announced today the evolution of their network. The transition will take place under the name Global Resilient Cities Network ... Read More