Tag: 100 Resilient Cities

Ramón Méndez, General Director of Planning and Resilience for Montevideo, shares his perspective

On September 10, Montevideo, Uruguay became the latest city to publish an urban resilience strategy.

Cali, Colombia explores how cities can build more resilient school infrastructure

How the city of Cali aims to strengthen the educational infrastructure early childhood education, primary, secondary and high schools.

Green space in every schoolyard: the radical plan to cool Paris

Playground oasis could benefit students and city alike, but will making them public prove too controversial in a city on high alert?

5 Years of 100 Resilient Cities!

Dr. Rajiv Shah, President of The Rockefeller Foundation, on 5 Years of 100 Resilient Cities

Helping Rotterdam Stay Cool

During extended periods of heat, urban residents are more prone to health problems; elderly people, children, and the ill are particularly vulnerable to overheating and dehydration.

The City of Light Embraces Resilience

Anne Hidalgo, Mayor of Paris, France explains how to nurture a resilience mindset within government, organizations and communities and how to be a flag bearer for other cities who want to adopt a similar approach.

Climate battle will be won or lost in cities, says U.N. climate chief

Cities, which produce about 70 percent of carbon emissions, are driving green reforms and will be key to tackling climate change.

What is Urban Resilience?

Urban resilience is a city's ability to survive, adapt, and grow amid the many shocks and stresses it inevitably experiences.

Resilient Los Angeles: A conversation with 100RC President Michael Berkowitz and Mayor Eric Garcetti

In February 2018, the City of Los Angeles released the world's 38th resilience strategy, a visionary and concrete plan for a resilient future!

Building Resilience in India

A discussion with Hardeep Singh Puri, Indian Minister for Housing and Urban Affairs, on the development of resilient cities across the country.

100 Resilient Cities: Updates from African Cities

In this video, Chief Resilience Officers from Accra, Addis Ababa, and Cape Town share how their cities are approaching the urgent challenges of our time.

Cities that Fail to Become Smart Could be the next Digital Rust Belt

The third annual Smart Cities Connect Conference in Kansas City delivered an important message: become smart or be left behind.

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