The Rockefeller Foundation and the RAND Corporation unveil a new methodology to gauge the dividends of resilient-related investments as a way to help build stronger communities around the globe.
Governments and other public-sector groups are often tasked with leading disaster response efforts and resilience planning, but experts say private actors have an important place in this arena and should be encouraged to participate. We highlight how Airbnb has been working in this area across the globe.
An Indian government initiative framed as helping women and families realize their full potential isn’t living up to its rhetoric, OnFrontiers expert Lydia Powell writes in an op-ed about the Ujjwala Yojana fuel subsidy program in Uttar Pradesh and other states.
Following a disaster, either natural and other kinds, a large focus is on the government’s response to it. However, adequate responses that help the public often involve private sector partners. We look at how the two work together to help build resilience for communities.