Amplifying

amplifying

Amplifying local voices, initiatives, and policies for regional learning, best practices, and advocacy.

Connecting

connecting

Connecting practitioners, community members, government officials, and private sector actors to join hands in building urban resilience.

Supporting

supporting

Supporting local/community initiatives intended for building community resilience to climate change

Facilitating

facilitating

Facilitating collaboration among practitioners through knowledge sharing, accessing resources, and influencing government and private sectors’ agenda.

Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network

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WORKING GROUP

Urban, Peri-Urban and Ecosystem Working Group

The working group is looking to promote cross-learning on urban, peri-urban and ecosystems for building resilience among different interest groups and stakeholders, both within ACCCRN and alongside other partners, treating this as a learning platform to exchange ideas and experiences and undertake joint advocacy initiatives in a collective form.

STORY FROM LAO | by Pakamas Thinphanga

Searching for skyscrapers: preliminary meetings for collaborative research in Vientiane, Lao PDR

Vientiane has been urbanising rapidly in the last several years, and now many researchers, civil society organizations, and even government officials are keenly interested in developing their knowledge of urban issues and connecting with others with similar interests.

TAKEAWAYS | by Anh Tran

Takeaway points from the training on storm-resistant housing design and construction in Da Nang

For the past month, ISET and the city of Da Nang organized 11 training sessions on housing design and construction in typhoon-affected areas to explore pathways for scaling up a storm-resilient housing model to the whole city.

ACCCRN CHAMPION | by Anu Jogesh

Chi: Strengthening climate resilience through spatial planning

ACCCRN champion Dr Vu Kim Chi went from loving maps as a young girl to GIS expert. Find out how she carved out her space as a geographer in a male-dominated field and how she is trying to strengthen resilience through spatial planning in Vietnam.

STORY FROM INDIA | by TARU Leading Edge

Promoting a cool roof and passive ventilation concepts for indoor temperature comfort in India

Cool roofing is a technology that is becoming popular in developed countries. Please take a look at this video playlist showing a series of cool roofing techniques under the Cool Roof and Passive Ventilation project, implemented by TARU Leading Edge Pvt. Ltd.

MEMBER INTERVIEW | by Nyoman Prayoga & Sakib Imtiaz

Most of urban poor population lives in informal settlements that lack resilient infrastructure

Sakib Imtiaz is a development professional based in Bangladesh, currently working on a project called “Building Resilience of the Urban Poor” which is being implemented in the Gazipur City, Bangladesh.

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