The Resilience Academy aims to equip young people with the tools, knowledge, and skills to address the world’s most pressing urban challenges and ensure resilient urban development.
RA’s Student Internship Program trains Tanzanian students for 8 weeks in digital geospatial data collection to support urban resilience planning, involving community participation.
RA creates and distributes educational content for practical data and analysis skills used in university degree programs, and also offers open access to the materials for self-study purposes.
RA manages, shares TURP data via the Geonode-based Climate Risk Database. Data sets from student interns and stakeholders are stored within the system.
Research and Innovation
RA fosters urban resilience with innovative research via novel ideas, technology, and data. It collaborates with international researchers, universities and supervises MSc student research programs advancing disaster risk management.
Skills development | Work with data sets | open-access learning materials | Research and Innovation