In this era of increasingly complex problems and shrinking resources, can we find meaningful and enduring solutions to the challenges we face today as individuals, communities and nations?

Welcome to Cultivate's Community Resilience Site. As well as bringing together ideas and learning resources for community resilience, these pages will facilitate a collaborative enquiry into how we might cope with the challenges we face today and make the transition to a world that works.

This is a Cultivate learning resource.

Global Citizen Blog

Networking for Community Resilience

Deborah Frieze, Walk Out, Walk On. Filmed in the Greenhouse on 22nd November at the Networking for Resilience event. Deborah explores the nature of change and introduces the two loops model.

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Catalysing Change

‘May you live in interesting times’, the ancient Chinese proverb and curse states. Well it seems we are at a pivotal moment in history, this is a period of extraordinary change and things are getting very interesting. Now, with the institutions that we have depended on for so long failing us, and the housing and […]

Global Resilience with Peadar Kirby

Peadar Kirby, Professor of International Politics and Public Policy at Department of Politics and Public Administration, University of Limerick discusses global resilience.