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Resilient Cities: A Grosvenor Research Report


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Resource type:Research, reports and studies
Keywords:Capacity development, Disaster preparedness, Disaster preparedness, resilience and risk reduction, Disaster risk reduction, Evaluation-related, Governance, Urban
Author(s):Barkham, R. et al.
Date published:2014

This research report from Grosvenor looks into the resilience of some of the world's largest and most populus cities. It defines resilience as 'the ability of a city to avoid or bounce back from an adverse event', studying this concept from both a business and a human context covering 5 dimensions of vulnerability: climate, environment, resource, infrastructure and community.

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