Blackpool had more than ten thousand 10-16 year-olds needing opportunities to build their resilience
and to achieve a brighter future - and they are now helping the town 'get it right', something Diane said is being embedded across the whole of Blackpool Council.
equation comprises Risk Management, Continuity Management and Testing & Exercises.
Christopher Buono, UPS Philippines managing director, said the mobile app is a localized version of "Resilience
in a Box", a business continuity planning toolkit developed by the UPS Foundation and the American Chamber of Commerce Foundation.
SHORT-TERM PLANNING AND WEAK INFRASTRUCTURE Much like Lazzarini pointed out, the result of resilience
is that the state and political actors are let off the hook.
The participants shared the view that the concept of resilience
and its applications are relevant not only to natural disasters, but also to many other social and economic challenges that the world faces today.
These researchers said: "The concept of personal resilience
overlaps with the associated notions of having self-efficacy; tolerating ambiguity; having self-awareness; making meaning out of disorder; demonstrating realistic perseverance; and having the ability to analyse and appraise a situation, the tendency to interpret change or obstacles as manageable challenges, and the capacity to access relevant support."
In the present times, empirical studies revealed complex interactions among individual and environmental factors that influence the likelihood of resilience
in the face of challenge (McEwen, Gray, and Nasca, 2015).
Section II covers the building of hazard resilient communities through technology, microscale disaster and local resilience
, the building of resilient cities by harnessing the power of urban analytics.
scale: The Bidimensional Resilience
Scale (Hirano, 2010) was used to measure resilience
The creation of a new fragility and resilience
assessment tool is an important contribution to research efforts for greater effectiveness in the Bank's work.
involves strategies that enhance durability and minimize damage from natural and manmade disasters.
When Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service (GMFRS) became part of the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA) the crews then signed new contracts with GMFRS and became 'Resilience