Risk & Resilience

Resilience—the capacity to absorb stress and maintain function

Resilience insights    What exactly is resilience     Rebuilding with resilience    Conceptualizing Resilience

Resource guide to resilience Vol 1    Vol 2    Domains of resilience for complex interconnected systems

Building resilience to natural disasters and major economic crises

Resilience investment 'opportunity' for private sector    Can resilience go digital?

To build resilience, listen to people's needs     Applying resilience thinking in BRACED  

Guidance to the resilience dividend model    How do we start putting a price on resilience?

Resilience - the big picture: top themes and trends    How civil institutions build resilience

How businesses use data to outsmart Nature's wrath    Boosting relience to modern day threats

Adapting and reacting to measure an extreme event: a methodology to measure disaster community resilience

Resilience by design    How can we better build disaster resilience    Toward resilience

The road to resilience - managing the risks of the energy-water-food nexus

Dull Disasters? How planning ahead will make a difference

Let's build infrastructure that no hurricane can erase

Low earthquake insurance penetration globally, even in countries with high seismic risk

Researchers find the tipping point between resilience and collapse in complex systems

Adaptive government and resilience: the role of multi-stakeholder platforms in DRR

Unlocking resilience through autonomous innovation    Resilience in focus at COP21

Enhancing urban climate change resilience: seven entry points for action

Managing the impacts of climate change: risk management responses

Analysing resilience for better targeting and action - RESA II

A small- and medium-sized way to build climate resilience

Resilient health systems can contain pandemics

Resilient housing - a flourishing sector

Resilient systems, resilient communities

Understanding risk and resilient infrastructure investment

5 emerging trends in climate resilience    Climate and disaster resilience

Investing in resilience - tools and frameworks for managing physical climate risk

Building resilience and investing in a safer tomorrow    Community led partnerships for resilience

Climate risks and resilience in infrastructure PPPs: issues to be considered

Unlocking the 'triple dividend' of resilience    The triple dividend of resilience    

Collaborating for resilience    Resilience Atlas    CEOs: 'We have resilience tools. Let's use them'

The way forward for community resilience   What does it mean to be climate resilient?

Water and risk: developing sustainable and resilient communities   

The challenge of resilience in a globalised world    Resilience in practice    Gender and Resilience

Community resilience economic decision guide for buildings and infrastructure systems

Towards disaster-risk sensitive investments: the disaster risk-integrated operational risk model

Resilient recovery - an imperative for sustainable development

Learning from hindsight: synthesis report on Oxfam resilience research

Toward building a culture of disaster resilience at an early age    Homeowners guide to flood resilience

Willing and able - building a crisis resilient workforce    Institutionalising resilience: the World Vision story

IFRC framework for community resilience     Strategies for supporting community resilience 

The PERC Manual: learning from disasters to build resilience    A companion guide to resilience

The 10 essentials for making cities resilient    Building resilience in supply chains

Resilience insight - 12 cities assessment    The 3A's: tracking resilience across BRACED

Resilience: new utopia or new tyranny? - reflection about the potentials and limits of the concept of resilience in relation to vulnerability reduction programmes

Planning for a more resilient future - a guide to regional approaches    A new vision for community resilience

Rebuilding for reslience: fortifying infrastructure to withstand disaster

Participatory scenario planning for community resilience    Putting community resilience into practice

Building a roadmap to resilience: tools for field people    ActionAid's discussion paper on resilience    

Assessing city resilience    Making cities resilient: summary for policy makers

Building resilient infrastructure   Climate resilient cities: a role for the media

Understanding community resilience and program factors that strengthen them

The road to resilience: bridging relief and development for a more sustainable future

Building resilience through infra-structure-based solutions with community involvement    

A comparative overview of resilience measurement frameworks    Measuring 'subjective resilience'

Exploring the potential and limits of the resilience agenda in rapidly urbanising contexts

Toolkit for resilient cities: exective summary    Toolkit for resilient cities: NYC reilient grid

Resilience programming among NGOs    Hazard risk resilience    Integrating ecosystems in resilience practice

Climate resilient cities: a role for the media    A global ranking of cities under threat from natural disasters

How Economic Growth and Rational Decisions Can Make Disaster Losses Grow Faster Than Wealth

Disaster resilience: the private sector has a vital role to play    Resilience, development and DRR

Building urban resilience - principles, tools, and practice     Heritage and Resilience

Relationships matter: the application of social capital to disaster resilience

Resilience in action: lessons from public-private-collaborations around the world

UN: building resilience to disasters through partnerships    Building urban resilience

Weathering the storm: building business resilience to climate change

Recovery from disaster: resilience, adaptability and perceptions of climate change

Building resilience - integrating climate and disaster risk into development

From disaster to renewal - the centrality of business recovery to community resilience

Participatory learning approaches for resilience: bringing conflict sensitivity, DRR and climate change adaptation together

The use of catastrophe loss modelling methodologies to design and monitor disaster resilience goals and indicators in a post MDG framework

Resilience through risk preveantion & management and enviromental sustainability

Resilience governanace for infrastructure dependencies and interdependencies

Enhancing flood resilience through improved risk communications

Promoting use of disaster risk information in land-use planning

From social vulnerability to resilience: measuring progress toward disaster risk reduction

Financing the SDGs: the critical role of risk and resilience    A guide to measuring urban risk resilience

Flood hazards and masonary constructions: a probabilistic framework for damage, risk and resilience at urban scale

Promoting innovation and evidence-based approaches to building resilience and responding to humanitarian crises

Spreading risk for resilience in the urban system    Managing disaster risks for a resilient future

Business continuity toolkit    Resilience, Risk and Vulnerability at SIDA


The Global Risk Map    Index for risk management INFORM 2016    Comprehensive school safety

Solving the puzzle: innovating to reduce risk    Trends in risk communication policies and practices

Risk-informed public policy and investment    Multi-hazard business continuity management   

Risk-sensitive business investment    Is your business disaster proof?

Integrated risk management - its importance in protecting people and their livlihoods

Building capacity for risk management in a changing climate  

Integrating natural disaster risks & resilience into the financial system    Knowledge is power

Physical risks from climate change    Defining a Risk Management Framework for Climate Security

ISO 31000:2009 Rsk Management - principles and guidelines

Man-made and technological hazards   

Understanding Risk: Innovation in Disaster Risk Reduction    Innovation: managing risk, not avoiding it

World 'dangerously unprepared' for future disasters   Global economy could endure disaster for a week

A vision for managing natural disaster risk     The Emergence of Risks: Contributing Factor

Flood - an underestimated risk     Swiss Re: Global Flood zones

Lloyds: Coastal communities and climate change: maintaining future insurability

Estimating populations affected by disaster: a review of methological issues and research gaps

2015: the year if resilience     Bringing resilience to scale (GFDRR Annual Report 2014)

Sea-level rises: why flooding is the next big business risk    Dare to prepare - taking risk serously    

Swiss Re to work with IBM Watson to harness the power of Big Data

World bank significantly expands DRM product offering for clients

The Global Risks report 2017    The Globlal Risks Report 2016  

Allianz Risk Barometer 2014 - growing interconnectvity of risks

Munich Re Risk Award: best project proposals for 2014    WEF Global Risks 2014

Natural catastrophes and man-made disasters in 2013 (Swiss Re Sigma    )WEF: Global Risks 2013

Loss events in 2013   In 2013, climate 'resiliency' officially entered the lexicon

Maplecroft's Natural Hazards Risk Atlas 2012    WorldRisk Report 2012

Risk communications for public health emergencies: what to learn from real-life events

Better together: regional capacity building for national DRM    

Using the Internet for public risk communications    

Creating better buidings    The city as a risk area    Risk management in rural areas  

Regional issues:


Climate-related disasters in Asia and the Pacific

Special evaluation study on ADB's response to natural disasters and disaster risk

Tourism supply chains and natural disasters: business continuity models in ASEAN countries

The measurement of disaster risk - an example from tropical cyclones in the Philippines

When non-climate urban policies contribute to building urban resilience to climate change: lessons learned from Indonesian cities

Resilient infrastructure Public Private Partnerships{ contrcats and procurement in Japan

Reducing and Managing the Risk of Tsunamis    Japan's resilience lessons

Japan's disasters must prompt a radical rethink of citizens' quality of life

The South Asia Women's Resilience Index    

India: climate resilience and disaster risk management

India - Envisioning resilience: towards climate compatible development

The long road to resilience: Bangaladesh


Long-term disaster resilience in Australia

Resilience: the new paradigm in disaster management - an Australia perspective

Mapping where natural perils impact on economic growth and communities

The Australian Ntural Disaster Resilience Index: overview of indicators

The Australian national disaster resilience index: conceptual framework and indicator approach

Assessing community disaster resilience using a balanced scorecard in 3 Australian communities

NSW: Ensuring resilience of natural resources under exposure to extreme climate events

Disruption and resilience: how organisations coped with the Cantebury earthquake   

The Americas:

Canadian Public Radio session on Risk

USGS Natural hazards of 2016    Current and future exposure of infrastructure in the US to natural hazards

New tool helps urban areas build resilience to climate change in the US

Earthquake risks around the USA - how to protect your property

Building urban resilience - principles, tools and practices

Recommendations to improve the strength and resilience of the Empire Stae's infrastructure

New York electrical system resilience    

The Oregon Resilience Plan    Planning for hazards: land use solutions for Colorado

Mexico: remodeling the past for a resilient future

Building resilience through iterative processes - Bolivia    


Climate change resilience in Europe

Opportunity for the future: A European industrial disaster risk-sharing facility

Resilience of large investments and critical infrastructures in Europe to climate change

Climate risk assessment under uncertainty: an application to main European cosatal cities

UK: making the country resilient to a changing climate    Crisis mapping in Switzerland: a stakeholder analysis


Strengthening urban resilience in African cities: understanding and addressing urban risk

The economics of early response and disaster resilience: lessons from Kenya and Ethiopia

South Africa: Mainstreaming resilience into urban planning practices

Kla[muts backyard dwelling survey

Kenya: Collaboration for strengthening resilience

Fostering reilience in the Middle East: a people centred approach to risk reduction

No improvement in BRIC's capacity to withstand shocks from global risks despite economic growth