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No one-size-fits-all technical solution can replace a contextual focus that puts people’s well-being, needs and aspirations first.
August 4, 2020 by Emma Illick-Frank
The Canadian city has improved in the sustainability and livability indices but not so much when it comes to happiness indices.
June 20, 2020 by Teresa Coady
Perched on the western shore of the world’s greatest lake, this freshwater port community offers lessons for resilience in uncertain times.
June 1, 2020 by Stephanie Hemphill
As governments step up to address the most pressing issues, they must set a clear direction that enables private sector circular innovation.
May 29, 2020 by Jocelyn Blériot
The pandemic has proven that both businesses and governments can act, and they can act quickly.
May 27, 2020 by Samantha Harris
Local food, manufacturing and retail could see a revival as we strive for community resilience in the new normal.
April 30, 2020 by Joel Makower
A roadmap to recovery based on sustainability principles includes applying futures thinking and embracing diverse perspectives.
April 20, 2020 by Aron Cramer
People are returning to work and their daily lives but there is a lot companies must do to resume their normal productions and respond to the economic effects of the crisis.
April 3, 2020 by Francisco Betti
We are only in phase one of a pandemic that has changed the rhythm of daily life like no other recent event. Here are five lessons to guide us through these turbulent times and the uncertainties which lie ahead.
March 18, 2020 by Aron Cramer
Researchers from University of Cambridge found that climate change could add around 20 percent to the global cost of extreme weather events by 2040. They are urging businesses to evaluate their own exposures to the growing risk to improve their resilience and sustainability.
A new book shows how we can adapt the built and natural environment to be more flood resilient in the face of climate change.
March 14, 2020 by Tom Almeroth-Williams
With events such as the recurring California wildfires and mudslides, hurricanes Harvey and Maria and Typhoon Hagibis, which have had catastrophic human and economic costs, it is perhaps unsurprising that governments, regulators and investors have started to ask companies to disclose their climate risks, including physical risk.
February 17, 2020 by Lauren Smart
A database of practical tools, case studies, state and regional action plans, and other resources offers lessons on building resiliency.
January 17, 2020 by Andrew Urevig