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    • The Whole of Culture Approach: A Research Agenda to Support Transition From Risk Management to Risk Sensitive Development 

      Pelling, Mark; Borie, Maud (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-03)
      Managing disaster risk is about a good deal more than disaster risk management. Risk and loss arise from the accumulated legacy of decision-making and decision-making contexts that enmesh the environmental, technological ...
    • Gender Intersectionality and Disaster Risk Reduction - Context Analysis 

      Maobe, Asenath (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-03)
      Disasters do not discriminate; however, existing socio-economic conditions present segregated disaster impacts even for similar communities-demographically. Here, the most vulnerable groups within these communities suffer ...
    • Research Data Management Policy & Implementation Strategy 

      Baxter, Rob (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-03)
      This Research Data Management Plan is designed to enable a comprehensive and co-created approach to Research Data Management with UK/DAC partners and researchers which will align and enhance Tomorrow’s Cities (TC) mission ...
    • Tomorrow's Quito statement on UK Government cuts to Overseas Development Assistance 

      Tomorrow's Quito (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-04)
      In Quito, UKRI GCRF funding has allowed the Tomorrow’s Cities Hub to work in partnership with government, universities, civil society and communities since late 2019. This interdisciplinary team is actively working to ...
    • Tomorrow's Nairobi statement on UK Government cuts to Overseas Development Assistance 

      Atela, Joanes (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-04)
      In Nairobi, Tomorrow’s Cities Hub is working in partnership with the government and communities to build disaster risk out of urban development. The research will be of direct benefit to 1 million informal settlement ...
    • Tomorrow's Kathmandu statement on UK Government cuts to Overseas Development Assistance 

      Singh, Sangeeta (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-04)
      In Kathmandu, UKRI GCRF funding is enabling the Tomorrow’s Cities Hub to work in partnership with government, research institutes, civil society and communities. This interdisciplinary team is actively working to secure ...
    • How can cities build resilience through Risk Modelling? Reflections from the COVID-19 experience 

      Haron, Akala; Randa, Tom; Chengo, Victoria; Atela, Joanes (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-05)
      Disasters and their associated risks have continued to evolve in complexity, forms, frequencies, and severity. The COVID-19 pandemic has revealed the complexity of disaster risks while exposing the need to plan and prepare ...
    • Methodology for building a talking map at COVID times 

      Ciudades del mañana (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2021-06)
      English: One of the challenges of COVID times is how to do fieldwork while protecting participants and researchers. As a consequence, applying the traditional methods where the community gathers is not possible. Speaking ...
    • Editorial: Risk-based, Pro-poor Urban Design and Planning for Tomorrow's Cities 

      Galasso, Carmine; McCloskey, John; Pelling, Mark; Hope, Max; Bean, Chris; Cremen, Gemma; Guragain, Ramesh; Hancilar, Ufuk; Menoscal, Jonathan; Mwelu, Keziah; Phillips, Jerry; Rush, David; Sinclair, Hugh (International Journal of Disaster Risk ReductionInternational Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 2021-04)
      The Sendai Framework for DRR 2015–2030 identifies an urgent need for a global effort by researchers, practitioners, and governments to integrate science with action to support risk-sensitive decision making . Tomorrow's ...
    • Tomorrow's Cities Safeguarding Policy 

      Bell, Dave (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2020-10)
      The Tomorrow's Cities Safeguarding Policy sets out our approach to preventing harm caused to any person as a result of our activities. This includes: An overview of what safeguarding means in the context of our ...
    • Tomorrow’s Resilient Kathmandu: Report on Imagining Futures Workshop 

      Upadhyaya, Rachana; Pelling, Mark (Tomorrow's Cities project team, 2020-06)
      The niche of the Tomorrow's Cities project lies in the fact that 60 percent of the area that is expected to be urban by 2030 is yet to be built. Kathmandu is one of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the South Asia ...
    • Trend of urban growth in Nepal with a focus in Kathmandu Valley: A review of processes and drivers of change 

      Timsina, Netra Prasad; Shrestha, Anushiya; Poudel, Dilli Prasad; Upadhyaya, Rachana (2020-09)
      This report documents and discusses the urbanization trend, spatial transition, major drivers of urban change, and existing institutional mechanisms of urban development in Nepal , one of the top ten fastest urbanizing ...