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Global Risks and Resilience

What we do

We pioneer policy-driven research on the nexus between new and emerging risks to reduce vulnerability and realise a sustainable future for all.


This is a crucial time for global climate action. World leaders must make evidence informed policy decisions. Our cross cutting work offers new research and analysis across finance, trade and adaptation.

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New analysis assesses threats and trade-offs for a risk-informed development approach in these two countries.

Risk-informed development in Myanmar and Niger

Analysis and case studies of a risk-informed development approach in Myanmar and Niger.
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  1. Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit 2022: key takeaways

  2. Building climate-resilient cities in the Eastern Caribbean through enhanced urban planning knowledge


  3. Russia’s invasion of Ukraine is creating cascading risks across Eurasia – here’s what to watch out for

  4. Can Azerbaijan be considered a viable energy alternative to Russia?

  5. Building equitable societies in Small Island Developing States is more challenging and urgent than ever

  6. With geopolitics undermining development in Small Island Developing States, stronger alliances are needed more than ever

  7. Environmental justice for Small Island Developing States

  8. How financing reforms can unlock sustainable development in Small Island Developing States

  9. As attention turns to Small Island Developing States at HLPF, the international community must step up its commitment

  10. The Caribbean - a region of excellence for urban climate resilience: lifelong learning for urban planners

    Briefing/policy papers

  11. Risks along the Belt and Road: Chinese investment and infrastructure development in Cambodia

    Research reports

  12. Ankara’s political test: what is really shaping Turkey’s response to the Russia-Ukraine war?

  13. Pre-agreed disaster finance: The agenda that women's advocates should be influencing


  14. Climate change is causing havoc worldwide – we can still limit the damage

  15. Climate risk report for the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region

    Research reports

  16. Building resilience and employment opportunities for youth within rural economies in the Sahel


  17. China to keep a watchful eye on Kazakhstan as political risk heightens

  18. Launch of the Resilient Caribbean Cities Photo Competition 2022


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