World Economic Forum yet again warns that climate change is greatest threat to world economy

January 29, 2018 Get Resilient 0

Contributor Elisa Jiménez Alonso The World Economic Forum (WEF) has released its 2018 Global Risk Report and, once again, climate change has gained a prominent position in the risk ranking. Extreme weather events and natural […]

Could climate change cause the next financial crash?

August 1, 2014 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Will Bugler The impacts of the global financial crash are still being felt around the world. But even as fragile economies are barely beginning their slow stutter towards growth, we may be heading towards […]

Who needs money anyway? towards resilience, sustainability, and a healthier means of exchange

July 9, 2013 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Ken Banks We pay too little attention to the reserve power of the people to take care of themselves. We are too solicitous for government intervention, on the theory, first, that the people themselves […]

We must create a resilient economy

December 13, 2012 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Chris Milton “It’s the economy, stupid!”  Words which reverberate through modern society, like a long-hidden truth suddenly revealed.  But what exactly is the economy… and more importantly, how can we create a resilient economy? The problem […]

Philanthropy’s new bottom line: a more sustainable capitalism

March 28, 2012 Get Resilient 0

Contributor: Alejandro Litovsky & Caroline Hartnell It’s time to look at investment and social-ecological resilience—not just as philanthropists and impact investors but as a species. One of the worst consequences of the current financial crisis […]