Michelle Laboy and David Fannon co-author Chapter in “Climate Adaptation and Resilience Across Scales”
Affiliate Faculty Professor, Taskin Padir, Leads Working To Create Robotic Avatar In Multi-Year Competition
GRI Whitepaper Series
A Global Disruption Requires a Global Response: Policies for building international business resilience for this and future pandemics
The COVID-19 global pandemic has exacerbated the move toward greater economic nationalism and isolationism across the world. As nations have independently constructed responses to the pandemic with vastly dissimilar success levels, the repercussions for international businesses and national economies has been intense. We posit that addressing a global disruption, such as this pandemic that cannot be contained effectively by borders, requires a global response - not a national nor a local response.
K-12 Education in New England
New England’s K-12 schools are critical anchor institutions that serve some of the most important functions in our communities. Elementary and secondary education’s primary function is youth academic development, through the cognitive, social-emotional, and physical development of children.
Power to the People: Engaging Community Members in Research, Policy, and Practice
On Friday December 3rd, from 8am-12pm, the Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy and the School of Public Policy and Urban Affairs will be hosting the Power to the People: Engaging Community Members in Research, Policy, and Practice conference.
Climate and Extreme Weather Events: Considerations for Insurance, Infrastructure Planning & Environmental and Financial Compliance
Event Recap: In Pursuit of Resilience for Critical Infrastructure
Earlier this month, Distinguished Senior Fellow, Richard Mroz, presented on "In Pursuit of Resilience For Critical Infrastructure." GRI Founding Director Stephen Flynn began the event by introducing Richard Mroz, citing him as one of the first professionals who really began to focus on resilience, especially regarding cybersecurity and critical infrastructure.