IS YOUR CITY RESILIENT?

CONSULTANTS IN DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND URBAN RESILIENCE

LATEST NEWS

  • UNISDR Private Sector March 2019

    Advancing UNISDR Indicators for a Resilient Private Sector

    The CEOs of Resilient/City and the Disaster Recovery Institute (www.drii.org/), Chloe Demrovsky, completed another successful workshop with the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction and it’s Global Education Training Institute (GETI) toward advancing indicators and benchmarks towards Resilient Business Plans for the private sector. Drawing on the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and UNISDR’s […]

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    Resilient/City honored to lead United Nations training on DRR and Business Continuity Plans – March 2019

    The United Nations Global Education and Training Institute (GETI) and UNISDR are partnering with Resiliént/City to deliver a key training on Disaster Risk Reduction and Business Continuity Plans at the United Nation’s regional center in Panama City, Panama. The private sector plays a key role in enhancing the resilience profile of the cities they are […]

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    Alexander Mirescu speaks on Resilient Infrastructure at Future Cities Summit Canada

    Future Cities Summit Canada brought together dozens of Canadian, US-American and global municipalities, mayors and councilors, governmental agencies, international practitioners in urban policy and experts in sustainability and urban resilience to share experiences, best practices and new visions of an urbanizing world. Resilient/City CEO, Dr. Alexander Mirescu, led the Summit Workshop on Future-Planning: Infrastructure & […]

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    For 2019, Resiliént/City builds on partnership with resilient design and engineers, Cupolex building systems

    Resilient/City is looking forward to building its relationship with Cupolex building systems, global leaders in providing design and engineering services for storm water management and flood mitigating soil technologies. According to Resilient/City president, Dr. Alexander Mirescu, “our friends at Cupolex and Pontarolo Engineering fill in the most complex and difficult gap in bringing urban resilience […]

Policy Reports and Publications

Resilient/City maintains a running repository of publications and reports based on our work in understanding resilience and risk-reduction and enhancing risk-informed and risk-based governance. We also regularly share information about our common projects with our many strategic partners in government, research, urban planning, architecture and engineering. Below are examples of final reports on our most recent projects, research and more.

“Two Cities, One Storm: A Comparative Analysis of Post-Sandy Resiliency Planning in Hoboken and Jersey City”

 

“Water Resilient Urban and Regional Development: Transforming City Regions & the Urban Research Network”

“Enhancing Urban Resilience through Resilient Real Estate”

WHAT WE DO

RESILIÉNT/CITY offers expert consulting in conceptualizing and developing national policies and municipal strategies on disaster risk reduction and urban resilience.

Working with global leaders in flood/water management and urban architects, RESILIÉNT/CITY uses proven methodologies to help societies to be better prepared for natural and man-made disasters, to better adapt to climate change and to reduce and mitigate human and economic losses.

WHO WE WORK WITH

RESILIÉNT/CITY has conducted extensive capacity trainings with national governments, legislative bodies, members of parliament and their political parties. We work directly with congressional representatives and their committees on linking disaster risk reduction to national policies on climate change adaptation, gender inclusion and municipal affairs.

At the municipal level, RESILIÉNT/CITY supports the efforts of mayors and city/town councils on achieving greater urban resilience through local-level risk assessments and capacity trainings. Using proven methodologies, we craft case-specific policies and offer modes of implementation.

RESILIÉNT/CITY consulting offers expert policy support and for international organizations and regional development banks.

CONSULTING SERVICES

LOCAL RISK ASSESSMENTS

Know your risk! We created RES/MAP℠, a mapping tool to assess your risk profile.

ACTION PLANS

Drawing from our RES/MAP℠, Local Action Plans (LAPs) offer detailed policy recommendations on how to best achieve resilience.

IMPLEMENTATION

RESILIÉNT/CITY has partnered with global specialists in engineering, water management and resilient urban design. Working together, RESILIÉNT/CITY will oversee the implementation critical interventions, managing projects from paper to action.

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