On the 9 and 10 May 2018 Lloyd’s Register foundation hosted their second international conference at the Institution of Engineering and Technology in London. The Resilience Shift hosted a high energy workshop on day two.Read more
April was another busy month for the Resilience Shift. Find out more about our key activities and engagements including the start of our Incentivising Resilience project based in San Francisco.
We were excited to receive 35 expressions of interest, in response to our recent call for partners to work with us to create a repository of tools and approaches related to infrastructure resilience. On behalf of the Resilience Shift team, I’d like to thank all those that responded.
Guest blogger Fred Boltz shares the global water and development community’s joint position statement to the UN – a positive step towards driving global policy adoption of resilience across the water agenda as a vehicle for achieving the 2030 Agenda.
When a volcano erupts, constant communication between leading scientists and emergency responders and planners is absolutely essential. Guest blogger, Michael S. Bruno, from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, shares his thoughts on the response of Hawai‘i in terms of resilience to the current events.
Nancy Kete, Executive Director of the Resilience Shift, will be speaking at Lloyd’s Register Foundation (LRF) conference 2018 and leading a special workshop on tools and approaches to enable critical infrastructure resilience.
How has resilience become a popular topic among engineers from different backgrounds? In our experience, engineers have followed different routes in their journey to resilience. What’s your path?
For us 2018 is about making things happen. With exciting developments happening in our projects, we are reaching out through workshops and events to work with collaborators across the globe.
We recently hosted a water governance opportunity framing workshop with our collaborators. Together we aim to support key players in the water cycle to mobilise and drive collective action to improve resilience.
Help us to make resilience practical, tangible and relevant. You can apply to become a partner/grantee of the Resilence Shift. The deadline for this application round is 16 April 2018.
This post discusses the potential barriers to collaboration across infrastructure sectors.
The language of resilience may be getting in the way of efforts to work together. How can we identify a shared vision and common language.
How do we know where to start, and what we really need to do to catalyse change in terms of how resilient critical infrastructure is planned, procured, delivered and maintained in practice?