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100 Resilient Cities Challenge Looking for Next Candidates

Last December, the Rockefeller Foundation’s 100 Resilient Cities Challenge announced the first 32 cities selected in the program. The second round of the challenge has just opened.

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How Cities Can Prepare for and Recover from Disaster: Ten Key Steps

Sir Bob Parker was mayorof New Zealand’s second-largest city, Christchurch, when it was devastated by a series of violent earthquakes in 2011.

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ULI Report: Property Values Increasingly Threatened by Extreme Weather

The commercial real estate industry is failing to address the consequences of the extreme weather events that are a rising threat to property values, according to a ULI Europe report.

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San Francisco’s Bayview Plans for Resilience at the Neighborhood Level

San Franciscans assume that one day an earthquake will hit their city hard, thanks to the geologic fault line that runs below it. But one neighborhood leader has taken lessons from Hurricane Katrina, Los Angeles’ riots, and the Northridge earthquake to prepare.

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