...in thinking

Resilience Engineered

Three films to demystify resilience, funded by The Resilience Shift, developed in collaboration with the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

Summary for Urban Policymakers

A summary for urban policymakers, presenting the latest Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) assessments in targeted summaries that can help inform action at the city scale.

Resilient Leadership

Real-time learning from the Covid crisis was captured over 16 weeks of interviews with senior leaders, providing insights into what makes resilient leadership, and how to lead for resilience.

...in practice

Infrastructure Pathways

A resource for practitioners in search of clear, easy-to-navigate guidance on climate-resilient infrastructure, compiled from hundreds of leading resources, and organized by lifecycle phase.


Diagram of a working port


A multi-stakeholder, whole-systems approach is needed for ports to become low carbon resilient gateways to growth, as a meeting point of critical infrastructure systems, cities and services.


Resilience Realized

The Resilience Realized Awards recognise projects around the world at the cutting edge of resilience.

City Water Resilience Approach

CWI Wheel diagram


Download the step by step methodology to help cities collaboratively build resilience to local water challenges, mapped with the OurWater online governance tool, as used by cities around the world.

Our partners and core team

With numerous grantees and partnerships with organisations from around the world, we are pleased that our community of interest in resilience is growing in scale and impact. Find out more about our team and partners below.

Programme Board

Michael Bruno

Provost of the University of Hawai'i at Manoa

Ruth Boumphrey

Director of Research, Lloyd's Register Foundation

Elaine Roberts

(former) Chief Marketing Officer, Lloyd's Register Group

Peter Chamley

(former) Chair Australasia Region, Arup

Jo da Silva

Arup Fellow and Global Director of Sustainable Development, Arup

Simon Collins

Board Observer, and Chair, Resilience First

Core Programme Team

Seth Schultz

Juliet Mian
Deputy Executive Director and Technical Director

Kerem Yilmaz
Strategy Advisor

Xavier Aldea Borruel
Head of Operations

Amy Leitch
Head of Programmes

Helen Civil
Head of Communications

Jan Reier Huse
Advisor, and Lloyd's Register Group liaison
Gemma Cowan
Communications Manager

Roman Svidran
Design and brand

Dave Hall
Production Development

Key partners and grantees

In addition to Arup, and the Lloyd's Register Foundation as founding partners, we have worked with or are working with a number of collaborators.  These stakeholders fall broadly withing the groupings: government and policy-makers, investors in infrastructure, asset owners and operators, design/engineering/build practitioners, academia, and end-users.

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