Urban resilience

Urban resilience

The capacity of individuals, communities, institutions, businesses, and systems within a city to survive, adapt, and grow no matter what kinds of chronic stresses and acute shocks they experience.

What is urban resilience?

What is urban resilience?

A resilient urban future requires tackling challenges and creating solutions in a place-based, integrated, inclusive, risk-aware, and forward-looking manner.

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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.
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
GBcycle: impulsando la resiliencia hídrica

GBcycle: impulsando la resiliencia hídrica

Green Blue Cycle (GBcycle) es la solución ganadora del Desafío Salvador Resiliente por su aporte al tratamiento de agua y alcantarillado.
Speaker Series #09 –  Resilient Infrastructure

Speaker Series #09 – Resilient Infrastructure

Resilient infrastructure is an economic opportunity. The ninth Cities on the Frontline webinar dives into how cities, states and private actors can work together to achieve climate-ready and resilient infrastructure.
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.
GBcycle: fostering water resilience

GBcycle: fostering water resilience

Green Blue Cycle (GBcycle) is the winning solution of the Resilient Salvador Challenge (Desafío Salvador Resiliente) for its contribution to water treatment and sewage systems.
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.
Speaker Series #08 –  Assessing Risk through Data-Driven Decision Making

Speaker Series #08 – Assessing Risk through Data-Driven Decision Making

In this session, panelists highlight the importance of putting people and community at the heart of data driven strategies. The session dives deeply into how practitioners use state-of-the-art hazard monitoring to reduce risk through land-use mapping, zoning and urban design.