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.

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TAKEAWAYS | by Zoe Tabary

Poorest Bear Brunt of Climate Shocks in Cities

Now, more than half of the world's population lives in cities and the number will continue to rise up. While it might increases growth, many cities are increasingly vulnerable to climate shocks and stresses, where the poor communities hit hardest. What has been working well in building inclusive resilience across Asia?

TAKEAWAYS | by Farraz Theda

Why We Should Involve Adolescent Girls in Resilience Practice

Climate change has been linked to increasing migration and the raising of the risk of child exploitation and trafficking, particularly for girls. Facing these phenomena, is there any way to better integrate adolescent girl into climate resilience practice?

TAKEAWAYS | by Saleemul Huq

Easing the Pressure on Dhaka: Developing climate resilient and migrant-friendly secondary cities

The second Annual National Conference on Urban Resilience was just held in Dhaka to discuss the future pathways to build urban resilience in Bangladesh. From urbanisation, population growth to climate impacts, Dhaka is now facing great challenges, what overarching issues that need to be highlighted?

TAKEAWAYS | by Alex Whitting

Can Governments Keep Their People Safe as Global Temperatures Rise?

While we are working to keep global temperatures to well below 2 degrees Celsius above pre-industrial levels, the progress on meeting climate "adaptation" goal is still difficult to assess. How can government cope up with these upcoming challenges?

MEMBER INTERVIEW | by Farraz Theda

Shifting to the New Approaches in Building Climate Resilience

This November, we discussed the potential for new governance arrangements for effective urban climate change resilience with Jorge Carrillo Rodriguez, an independent researcher who has more than 30 years of experience in social development and poverty reduction.

ACCCRN CHAMPION | by Farraz Theda

Resilience is a Long-term Planning Exercise Involving All Stakeholders

Saengroaj Srisawaskraisorn, a Climate Change Adaptation Specialist at the regional level who supports more than 24 Asian nations, highlighted the importance of strengthening urban governance systems to push climate resilience efforts forward.

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