...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.

Contributions of Green Infrastructure to Enhancing Urban Resilience

This proposal provides a comprehensive overview of green infrastructure (particularly related to stormwater and drainage) and outlines how a more holistic and integrated approach to green infrastructure could be applied, based on a distillation of learnings globally and by the authors determining the most important characteristics. The authors focus on community engagement as a fundamental principle for the sustainability of resilient green infrastructure.

Publication date: 30 June, 2017
Authors: Chad Staddon, Laura de Vito, Adriana Zuniga-Teran, Yolandi Schoeman, Aimee Hart, and Giles Booth