EOI Response – Thank you!

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We were excited to receive 35 expressions of interest, in response to our recent call for partners to work with us to create a repository of tools and approaches related to infrastructure resilience. On behalf of the Resilience Shift team, I’d like to thank all those that responded.

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Global collaboration to drive resilience policy adoption

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Guest blogger Fred Boltz shares the global water and development community’s joint position statement to the UN – a positive step towards driving global policy adoption of resilience across the water agenda as a vehicle for achieving the 2030 Agenda.

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Resilience to extreme events – Hawai’i’s response to the Kilauea eruption

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When a volcano erupts, constant communication between leading scientists and emergency responders and planners is absolutely essential. Guest blogger, Michael S. Bruno, from the University of Hawai‘i at Mānoa, shares his thoughts on the response of Hawai‘i in terms of resilience to the current events.

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Join us at the Lloyd’s Register Foundation conference 9-10 May

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Nancy Kete, Executive Director of the Resilience Shift, will be speaking at Lloyd’s Register Foundation (LRF) conference 2018 and leading a special workshop on tools and approaches to enable critical infrastructure resilience.

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The engineer’s journey to resilience – what’s yours?

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How has resilience become a popular topic among engineers from different backgrounds? In our experience, engineers have followed different routes in their journey to resilience. What’s your path?

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Turning theory into practice to kick off 2018

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For us 2018 is about making things happen. With exciting developments happening in our projects, we are reaching out through workshops and events to work with collaborators across the globe. We are seeking additional partners to develop proposals with through our current call for applications with more to come later this year.

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Shaping the water governance of the future

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Are you interested in water governance? To kick off an exciting new project, The Resilience Shift recently hosted a workshop to frame the resilience opportunity in partnership with the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI), Arup Water, the City Water Resilience Framework (supported by the Rockefeller Foundation) and We Are Telescopic. Together, our aim is to support key players in the water cycle to mobilise and drive collective action to improve resilience.

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Expression of interest: Apply by 18 April 2018 (Deadline extended)

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Help us to make resilience practical, tangible and relevant. You can apply to become a partner/grantee of the Resilence Shift. The deadline for this application round is 16 April 2018. Interested applicants should note that this is not the only opportunity to work with us through 2018 and beyond.

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‘Almost dangerous’: let’s collaborate!

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This post discusses the potential barriers to collaboration across infrastructure sectors.

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Language: let’s talk some more

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The language of resilience may be getting in the way of efforts to work together. This post explores the potential issues.

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