How do you measure resilience? The Resilience Shift talks to resilience pioneer, Dr Murali Chandrashekaran, about why people do the things they do, and the need for a human-centred approach to resilience – along with solid data to support it.
Over the next 15 years, the OECD has estimated that around $103 trillion investment is needed to support our ageing and deteriorating critical infrastructure systems globally. Is the civil engineering community ready to deliver this investment?
What does good look like for infrastructure resilience? A new case study examines a technical assistance programme in India supported by the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID). The Infrastructure for Climate Resilient Growth (ICRG) project has initiated over 900 climate resilient infrastructure projects in just 4 years.
At the end of 2019, the Resilience Shift’s Programme Board took stock of progress in the year, and considered the findings of the programme’s mid-term review. See overview programme report and next steps.
“Call to Action” announced – get involved in a community of practice on urban water resilience in partnership with Resilience Shift, Global Commission on Adaptation, Arup, SIWI, IWA, 100RC, AGWA, One Water Academy and Deltares.
What is it like to be an ambassador for the Resilience Shift? Peter J Hall explains his co-opted role, how the Maine waterfront influenced him, and how infrastructure resilience is not a stand-alone business.
This workshop is part of the Resilience Shift’s Tools and Approaches project and takes place in Washington with the collaboration of 100 Resilient Cities and other partners.
At the recent Intelligent Communities Forum, discussion was all about humanising data and how technology makes a difference to people’s lives.