IS YOUR CITY RESILIENT?

CONSULTANTS IN DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND URBAN RESILIENCE

LATEST NEWS

  • Countdown to the Global Platform on DRR in Cancun

    RESILIÉNT/CITY is gearing up for the United Nation’s Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Cancún, Mexico. Alexander Mirescu, CEO and Founder, will be speaking on a panel developing capacities in resilience and risk reduction on 23 May from 11:30 to 13:00 at the GP EXPO Center.

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    RESILIENT/CITY launches partnership with environmental engineers, Downstream Strategies

    RESILIÉNT/CITY proudly announces the launch of another strategic partnership with Downstream Strategies. Our new partners offer services that combine sound interdisciplinary skills with a core belief in the importance of protecting the environment and linking economic development with natural resource stewardship. Downstream Strategies are considered the go-to source for objective, data-based analyses, plans and actions […]

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    RESILIÉNT/CITY co-sponsors Successful Water Urban Resilience Event at German Permanent Mission

    From 16-18 February, 2017, RESILIÉNT/CITY was proud to support as co-sponsor the University Alliance Ruhr (NY), along with its invitees TU Dortmund University, Rutgers University and the University of Virginia at the “Water Resilient Urban and Regional Development: Transforming City Regions & The Urban Research Network,” a workshop to exchange best practices in regional development […]

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    Focusing on Public-Private Participation

    Resilient/City had the honor to be invited to a working breakfast with SRSG Robert Glasser, Director of UNISDR, and his talented staff (Raul Salazar, Humberto Jaime and Kiki Lawal) to discuss private sectors inputs in resilience and risk reduction. On this final day of the United Nations Fifth Regional Platform in Montréal, participants and speakers […]

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.

FINAL REPORT: “WATER RESILIENT URBAN  AND REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRANSFORMING CITY REGIONS &  THE URBAN RESEARCH NETWORK”

White Paper: “Global Disaster Risk Reduction Policy and Subnational Application”

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

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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