The Resilience Hub returns to Africa Climate Week

After a successful kick off in 2022 at the Africa Climate Week, The Resilience Hub will be returning to the UNFCCC’s Africa Climate Week, taking place in Nairobi, Kenya between 4-8 September.  Both the Africa and Latin America and Caribbean Regional Resilience Hubs will be taking part in the on-the-ground programming at Climate Week alongside […]

COPtoons from COP27

A selection of cartoons drawn live at last year’s event in Egypt. Stay tuned for more artwork reflecting the conversations at the Resilience Hub and beyond at COP28.

Young climate actors building resilient communities around the world

Global Resilience Partnership announces its #Art4Resilience Social Media contest winners. By June Kimaiyo, Youth Engagement Specialist, Global Resilience Partnership From Costa Rica to Kenya, India to Benin, Mozambique to Brunei; whether through science, technology, activism, art, formal or traditional education, eco-friendly lifestyle, or entrepreneurship young people are increasingly creating solutions to deal with the increasing […]

From Framing to Financing #LossAndDamage

By Kavita Sachwani, Finance Lead and State Program Coordinator Finance Lead, 2030 Water Resources Group COP after COP, the global climate action community or the ‘Conference of Parties’ as it is officially called, has made endless efforts to define, measure, and attribute Loss and Damage. From Agreement to Protocol, from Mechanism and Network to Conference […]

Visualising Resilience: Asia Pacific

Ahead of COP27, we hosted a series of Regional Resilience Hubs to ensure that diverse perspectives and best practices on resilience are amplified and help drive the agenda at COP. As a part of this process, we commissioned a graphic harvester to capture the key findings. Check out the graphics from the Asia Pacific RegHub below. 

Mobilising the financial system for climate resilience

Mangrove Restoration

How can financial institutions use their operations to build climate resilience? Expert perspective from Jörg Eigendorf, Chief Sustainability Officer, Deutsche Bank The topic of resilience usually comes to the fore in the wake of catastrophic events. The devastating hurricanes in Central America and Florida, the floods in Pakistan, as well as the extreme heat wave […]

Marsh McLennan – Moving the World to a Resilience Mindset

By Francis Bouchard, Managing Director, Climate, Marsh McLennan In the past six months alone, Hurricane Ian devastated southwest Florida, historic flooding inundated 33 million Pakistanis, and extreme heat melted train tracks and airport runways in the UK.  These events –reinforce recent UN warnings about the urgency of climate risks, and fundamentally challenge the notion that business […]