To advance knowledge, policy, and practice of urban disaster risk reduction, focusing on megacities and fast-growing metropolises
20 Years of Innovation
With over two decades of experience, we have pioneered the development of effective scientific approaches and analytical tools for Climate and Disaster RiskManagement (CDRM). We have worked in some of the most complex cities in the world, to understand risks and define major investments in CDRM that have improved livelihoods, protected lives, upgraded infrastructure, andenhanced thecapacity of communities and institutions inmanagingriskswhilelivingina more productive and safer environment. Our science-based participatory solutions have yielded a legacy of progress and achievements in CDRM and resilienceglobally.
Through partnerships with public and private institutions,
We have designed Urban Resilience Master Plans for major cities (Mumbai, Dhaka, Pasig, Quezon City, Kathmandu, Makati, etc.) and has a global experience in establishing a roadmap for competency and effectiveness in Emergency Management Performance Standards.
Updating of Climate and Disaster Risk Assessment For Quezon City
Building Pasig City's Resilience to Disasters and Emergencies
Strengthening Emergency Preparedness and Response Capacity of Tanzania
To promote knowledge sharing in urban disaster risk reduction, we offer capacity building programs that range from face-to-face, blended or purely online training. These are designed to facilitate both instructor-guided and peer to peer learning and discussion , in order to improve the skills and competencies of DRM professionals, city leaders, researchers, and other key stakeholdersin different aspects of DRR.