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Resilience is the positive capacity to cope with stress and catastrophe

Roll with the punches

Headlines
http://www.nytimes.com/2012/11/03/opinion/forget-sustainability-its-about-resilience.html

Recommended listening
Resilience Science – Scientists around the world believe that we need to focus on ways of making our urban and natural environments more resilient.

Resilience – Imagine life, as you know it changes in an instant.

Toward a resilient future – Building resilience isn’t just about future security, it’s about building growth and prosperity.

Elsewhere on the Web
resalliance.org
rs.resalliance.org

Case studies included in Ecology and Society Special Feature Exploring Resilience in Social-Ecological Systems:

Reports: Community Resilience Strategy
http://www.getprepared.org.nz

Resilient Cities
http://100resilientcities.rockefellerfoundation.org
http://100resilientcities.rockefellerfoundation.org/cities
http://100resilientcities.rockefellerfoundation.org/blog/entry/durban-loses-a-third-of-its-drinking-water-before-it-reaches-its-destinatio

Artwork
Convergence 2011

Buzzword Bingo
Biodiversity – Change — climateCrisisDiversity – Energy – Flexibility – Limits – new orleans – Options – Psychology – Sustainability – Threshold – Tipping Point – World Conservation Congress

Embedded Tweets

Wikipedia
Resilience
Psychological resilience

Planeta.com

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