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“The Landscape of Resilience Measures” – from the NAS

From the National Academy of Sciences, this new report out on Resilience Measures.

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Two New Papers on Resilience

Bounce-Forward: Urban Resilience in an Era of Climate Change – 2015 A strategy paper from Island Press and Kresge Foundation (42 pp.) Social Capital and Resilience.  Short ( 7 p. paper) from Prof. Dan Aldrich.

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Resilience in New Orleans

There are so many articles about the Katrina anniversary, it is hard to know which to pay attention to.  Two articles dealing with long-term aspects and resilience in particular are as follows: We’re still not ready for another Hurricane Katrina; … Continue reading

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Resilience — comments on session at Colorado Conference

Many thanks to Arthur Felts for his kind comments about me, in connection with a conference session on resilience at the Hazards Conference in Colorado last month.  See his August 13 post at the CARRI resilience project website. (See also … Continue reading

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Resilience, Social Capital – the debate goes on- June 25

Fellow bloggers who contribute to HomelandSecurityWatch.com have started a lively debate about resilience and also social capital.  See new post for June 24 for its continuation. Another thoughtful addition to the discussion was posted there on June 25th. And you … Continue reading

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New Report on Community Resilience – June 22

A useful new report titled Community Resilience: A function of resources and adaptability, from Syracuse University. June 2010. This 15 page report is a breath of fresh air — a clearly written, readily understandable account of resilience and its application … Continue reading

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