The Humanitarian Policy Group and the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on Risk and Resilience are launching the World Economic Forum study “Building Resilience in Nepal through Public–Private Partnerships”.
The recent buzz around ’resilience’ has created a similarly urgent push to quantify and measure its impact. But can we really quantify resilience? This paper critically examines efforts to measure resilience and proposes a different way forward.
Supporting resilience in difficult places and its companion paper Remaking the case for linking relief, rehabilitation and development were commissioned by GIZ for BMZ.
What the client said: ’two excellent papers…. a large number of interesting ideas ….will inform our work tremendously’.