IS YOUR CITY RESILIENT?
CONSULTANTS IN DISASTER RISK REDUCTION AND URBAN RESILIENCE
Following up on our work in Los Angeles in January, the UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction brought together again the Chief Resilience Officers from Los Angeles and Mexico City. The UNISDR City-to-City Exchange focused on multi-hazard resilience models, comprising aspects of resilience to seismic and hydrometeological hazards, preparedness and prevention and sustainable urban mobility. […]
From 20-25 April 2018, RESILIÉNT/CITY CEO, Alexander Mirescu, was invited to the Academy of Sustainable Urban Mobility, organized by UN-Habitat, the Transformative Urban Mobility Initiative (TUMI) and the Federal Government of Germany’s international development agency, GIZ. Invitees to the AoSUM received training on new technologies in urban transport – such as Bus Rapid Transit and […]
Resiliént/City proudly announces that today, 1 March 2018, it has signed a Letter of Association with the globally-recognized Training and Technology Transfer Ltd, a Wellington-based provider of global development strategies. Both companies share similar experiences and synergies with some of the largest executing agents of global development strategy – the World Bank, UNDP, the Asian […]
Resilient/City CEO and UNISDR Making Cities Resilient Campaign Promotor supports facilitation of UNISDR City-to-City Exchange between Los Angeles and Mexico City
Representatives from Los Angeles and Mexico City discussing resilient transportation strategies From 29-31 January 2018, Alexander, in his role as UNISDR Making Cities Resilient Campaign Promotor, supported a high-level City-to-City exchange between the 100 Resilient Cities Chief Resilience Officers of Los Angeles, Marissa Aho, and Mexico City, Arnoldo Mathus Kramer. The mission of the C2C […]
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”
“Los Angeles and Mexico City engage with UNISDR in multi-stakeholder, multi-hazard city-to-city exchange”
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.