Recommendations from NHMA
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Resilience The Ultimate Sustainability (Lessons from Failing to Develop a Stronger and Safer Built Environment) Second Edition (2016)
- Author: Aris Papadopoulos
- Publisher, Resilience Action Fund
- Language: English
- ISBN #978-0-9861816-1-0
- IeBook – $10
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Special Issue Cassandra’s Curse: The Law and Foreseeable Future Disasters (Studies in Law, Politics and Society, Volume 68) edited by Surat, Austin; Burton, Lloyd and Sun, Lisa; Emerald Group Publishing Limited (2015)
Bounce Forward: View as a [PDF]
While climate change is a global problem, its effects are—and increasingly will be—felt locally in communities across the United States and around the globe. Just as federal- and state-level action on climate change is required, cities also play a critical role in mitigating climate change and helping society prepare for those impacts that it is too late to prevent.
Given this important role of cities, the Kresge Environment Program has focused its efforts to help communities build their resilience in the face of climate change.
Equity in Resilience Building Climate Adaptation
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What constitutes strengthening resilience through equitable adaptation planning? How do we assess the context comprehensively so that effective methods are designed? To be able to declare that community resilience has been achieved, we must develop systems that address the needs and provide protection for those most vulnerable and marginalized.