“Slow, modest, hard-fought progress is the result anticipated from a global political process designed to permit self-expression, to enable multilateral negotiation and to foster progress borne of consensus.” Guest blogger, Fred Boltz talks about how we must build awareness, understanding, and demand for resilience among the nation-states who design and direct the official development agenda.
At the recent Intelligent Communities Forum, discussion was all about humanising data and how technology makes a difference to people’s lives.
With grantees on our ‘Tools and Approaches’ project, we got together for an opportunity framing workshop on how to connect practitioners, decision makers and other stakeholders with resilience tools and approaches.
Lisa Dickson, Associate Principal and Director of Resilience for the Americas, Arup, writes a guest blog on financing urban infrastructure and how the case for resilience can be made.
We recently got the opportunity to learn more about the new Lloyd’s Register Safety Accelerator. Read more about the current challenges – interested companies should apply for this first round by the 5th August.
Is technology actually contributing to enhance the resilience of critical infrastructure, or is it hindering it? We are exploring how we can contribute to understand this question through our activities, and would love to hear your views.
In our asset management decisions, how should we routinely use the building blocks that are already in place to implement resilience thinking? Juliet Mian presented at the end of Day 3 (themed on resilience) of the Institute of Asset Management (IAM)’s Global Conference 2018.
May was another busy and rewarding month for the Resilience Shift. Find out more about our key activities and engagements including involvement in water governance workshops in Amman, Miami and Mexico City and our project to create a repository of resilience tools and approaches.