What We're Reading

Below is a small selection of some of the articles that have helped guide our mission and model.

Defining Resilience 

Pathways to Resilience, Part I, Movement Strategy Center, January 2015

Guide to Equitable, Community-Driven Climate Resilience Planning, Urban Sustainability Directors Network, May 2017

"Learning to Bounce Back," Andrew Zolli, The New York Times, November 2, 2012

Our People, Our Planet, Our Power: Community Led Research in South Seattle, Pudget Sound Stage, March 2016 

 

Fall 2017 Hurricane Season

A Catastrophe for Houston's Most Vulnerable People,” Tanvi Misra, The Atlantic, August 27, 2017

In the Carribean, Colonialism and Inequality Mean Hurricanes Hit Harder,” Levi Gahman and Gabrielle Thongs, The Conversation, September 20, 2017

On Roads Turned Waterways, Volunteers Improvise to Save the Trapped and Desperate,” Manny Fernandez, The New York Times, August 29, 2017

Seven Hard Lessons Federal Responders to Harvey Learned from Katrina,” Dave Phillips, The New York Times, September 7, 2017

 

Resilient Solutions

A Climate Conservation Corps,” Vanessa Williamson, Democracy Journal, Summer 2017 

Building to the Sky, with a plan for rising waters,” David W. Dunlap, The New York Times, January 26, 2017

How a Low-Income San Francisco Neighborhood Is Building a Culture of Disaster Preparedness,” Justin Gerdes, City Lab, May 7, 2014

Upper Manhattan Climate Action Manual, WE ACT for Environmental Justice, 2017