Public Health

Urban Resilience Program

Urban Resilience Program

The Temasek Foundation Urban Resilience Program (TFURP), a joint collaboration between Temasek Foundation, Centre for Livable Cities, and Resilient Cities Network, is a project accelerator targeted at city leaders and practitioners ... View More
Urban Ocean

Urban Ocean

The goal of the Urban Ocean program is to work with city leaders to bring new ideas, partners and resources together to solve interrelated problems around waste management. It provides the opportunity for ocean advocates and city leaders to join forces with other allies to develop comprehensive solutions that meet ... View More
Manchester Briefing #34 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #34 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This month, we consider how social innovation for emergency response, transformation towards hybrid working and addressing core humanitarian issues can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Climate Resilient Urban Sanitation - Accelerating the Convergence of Sanitation and  Climate Action

Climate Resilient Urban Sanitation – Accelerating the Convergence of Sanitation and Climate Action

This report has been commissioned by Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, in collaboration with Resilient Cities Network (R-Cities) to better understand how climate change impacts will affect urban sanitation systems, and what needs to be done to address this ... View More
Manchester Briefing #33 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #33 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This week, we consider how accelerating resilient infrastructure, prioritizing a green recovery and celebrating volunteer efforts can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Build a resilient, equitable and circular waste management system to address plastic waste in our oceans

Build a resilient, equitable and circular waste management system to address plastic waste in our oceans

It is not news that we have a lot of plastics in our oceans. To be precise close to 150 million tons of plastic in the ocean and 11 million tons added each year ... View More
Manchester Briefing #32 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #32 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This week, we consider how youth participation, visualising risk communication, and private sector support for an equitable COVID-19 vaccine programme can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Manchester Briefing #31 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #31 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This week, we consider how social protection programmes, participatory and inclusive engagement processes, and investments in universal health coverage can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Manchester Briefing #30 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #30 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This week, we consider how community participation, investment in climate-ready infrastructure, and supporting ethnic-minority businesses can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Manchester Briefing #29 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #29 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This week, we consider how assessing the negative environmental impact from recovery strategies, supporting those who have anxiety about lockdown ending, and addressing the healthcare backlog can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Manchester Briefing #27 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

Manchester Briefing #27 – Cities for a Resilient Recovery: International Lessons on Recovery from COVID-19

This week, we consider how assessing the negative environmental impact from recovery strategies, supporting those who have anxiety about lockdown ending, and addressing the healthcare backlog can play a key role in the response and recovery from COVID-19 ... View More
Localizing SDGs to Build Safe and Equitable Cities

Localizing SDGs to Build Safe and Equitable Cities

The COVID-19 crisis highlighted the enormous challenge of securing cities' pursuit of the 2030 Agenda in Sustainable Development Goals and Urban Resilience ... View More