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With rapidly growing urbanization, how can cities ensure that all of their residents are thriving?
December 8, 2016 by Gaelle Gourmelon
The relocalization of commerce helps cities become less vulnerable to national and global disruptions, and the income generated stays in the community.
December 3, 2016 by Jonathan F. P. Rose
It's not only at the national level that the United Nations looks at for governance opportunities.
November 10, 2016 by Michèle Zollinger
A new public-private climate resilience effort is using open data to double down on localized adaptation planning.
September 27, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
The chief resilience officer of Athens, Greece weighs in on what global population flows have to do with
September 16, 2016 by Eleni Myrivili
Every four years, billions of dollars are poured into construction projects for the Olympic Games. Promises about sustainable development and protecting the environment follow. But host cities struggle to reach the goal.
August 19, 2016 by Mike Hower
Drawing inspiration from the discipline-driven commitment and friendly global competition at the Olympics to make our cities more resilient.
August 17, 2016 by Anna Clark
Vancouver has a long history of environmental activism, and the city has made major strides in improving urban sustainability. Now, it's working on resilience.
August 4, 2016 by Mike Hower
Connecting the dots on climate adaptation and global development never has been more important.
July 5, 2016 by Katerina Elias-Trostmann
This week on the GreenBiz350 podcast: Countries make COP21 emissions goals official, San Francisco seeks resilience and Disney wades into environmental education.
April 22, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
Earthquakes are only the tip of the iceberg when it comes to the environmental, social and economic issues facing the Northern California city.
April 20, 2016 by Shana Rappaport
The City of Light is on the vanguard of a resilience revolution — and may be able to teach others about best practices in resiliency.
April 11, 2016 by Michael Berkowitz
Microgrids, permeable pavement and community disaster education centers are the linchpins of a new plan to bolster the Bay Area city's sustainability.
April 4, 2016 by Lauren Hepler
New research shows that seas are rising faster than at any point in the last 3,000 years, adding urgency to the push to build for resilience.
February 29, 2016 by Christina DeConcini
With trillions of dollars pouring into energy, water and transportation infrastructure, sustainability is front and center.
February 22, 2016 by Heather Clancy
As we work to build our capacity to cope with global climate change, let’s make sure the tools we're using can roll with the punches, too.
February 17, 2016 by Dawn Wright
Climate change is a big, daunting issue for cities — but refusing to act at the local level can't be an option.
February 11, 2016 by Maria Antonia Tigre
Chief resilience officers from two continents weigh in on how they each are bracing for the local impacts of climate change.
February 3, 2016 by Katherine Michonski