Equity and Vulnerable Populations

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Cities on the Frontline Speaker Series: Sharing Knowledge to Respond with Resilience

Share Coronavirus Speaker Series: Sharing Knowledge to Respond with Resilience is a weekly session organized by the Global Resilient Cities Network and the World Bank as a knowledge sharing session for cities in response to the rapidly evolving COVID-19 situation. 31. Climate Change Governance This session highlighted the reflection on ... View More
There is no resilient recovery without equity

There is no resilient recovery without equity

The Covid-19 pandemic has exposed and intensified long-standing disparities around the world. City recovery efforts can start to set them right ... View More
Toolkit for a Resilient Recovery: Toolkit Summary Paper (July 2020)

Toolkit for a Resilient Recovery: Toolkit Summary Paper (July 2020)

This document summarises our Network’s thinking and experiences in the development of a toolkit to support local governments in planning a resilient recovery ... View More
Lessons from African slums: How to include informal settlements in COVID-19 response and recovery efforts?

Lessons from African slums: How to include informal settlements in COVID-19 response and recovery efforts?

Cramped conditions, poor sanitation, and insufficient health facilities are raising Covid-19 risks for Africa’s slum dwellers who are often forced to break lockdown rules to work and feed their families ... View More
Huangshi

Huangshi

China ... View More
Da Nang

Da Nang

Vietnam ... View More
Chennai

Chennai

India ... View More
Can Tho

Can Tho

Vietnam ... View More
Bangkok

Bangkok

Thailand ... View More
Speaker Series #22 – Safer Schools

Speaker Series #22 – Safer Schools

Schools need to be the safest, most inclusive, and most comfortable environments of any part of urban life; without a secure and relaxing place to learn and to play, children are unable to develop to their full potential ... View More
Speaker Series #21 – Digital Technology: Underpinning Recovery

Speaker Series #21 – Digital Technology: Underpinning Recovery

The importance of digital technology has been exacerbated by the COVID-19 crisis where digital technology has been at the center of response and recovery such as with contact tracing, contactlesss subsidy support and risk communication ... View More
Speaker Series #20 – Water and Sanitation: WASH in Crisis and Recovery

Speaker Series #20 – Water and Sanitation: WASH in Crisis and Recovery

In a world facing climate change and a global health crisis, clean water, safe sanitation, and improved hygiene has never been more important. Cities and their service providers face enormous challenges, such as aging infrastructure, high levels of non-revenue water, and poor water quality ... View More