Tag: 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.

Resilience and the Future of Cities

Emerging trends and scenarios which could influence how cities function in the future.

Podcast: How post-industrial cities bounce back

Across the world, aging and failing infrastructure is affecting communities and cities in different ways!

Parched Cape Town, flood-prone Miami help cities confront water risks

How increasingly, unpredictable rainfall, flooding and droughts are impacting cities across their water cycle.

7 principles for building better cities

Seven universal principles for solving sprawl and building smarter, more sustainable cities.

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