The Why, What, and How of 100 Resilient Cities – Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation, an innovative project seeking to select and work with 100 member cities in order to help them confront the increasing number of shock and stresses that challenge an ever-more urbanized world.
What is 100 Resilient Cities?
100 Resilient Cities help cities around the world become more resilient to the physical, social, and economic challenges that are a growing part of the 21st century.
What a Chief Resilience Officer does
One critical step cities can take to facilitate their resilience building is to hire a Chief Resilience Officer (CRO).
Building urban resilience in 100 cities worldwide
Last month, 100 Resilient Cities (pioneered by the Rockefeller Foundation) unveiled the committee – a group of city chief executives who will contribute their expertise to the global resilience movement.
Resilience Thinking: Rhetoric and Reality
Substantial infrastructure investments are on the horizon. These investments are necessary to accommodate population growth and rapidly changing ecosystems.