High Level Task Force Urges Long-Term Investment in Resilience Policies, Endorses Readiness Over Reconstruction from Large-Scale Crises
Former TSA Administrator, former Deputy Homeland Security Advisor, former FEMA Assistant Administrator join as Senior Fellows
WASHINGTON, DC – At the inaugural meeting of the Adrienne Arsht Center for Resilience, a high-level group of policymakers, experts, and local leaders urged governments to accelerate efforts to integrate resilience into decision-making as a critical component of effective policymaking at the local, national, and international level.
- A Strategic Approach for the Middle East: a middle course between occupation and disengagement to break the debilitating cycle of violence in the region
- A Compact where outside actor support for regional powers to bring to an end the civil wars is predicated on regional state action to address the root causes of the conflict
- A Social Contract whereby governments in the region empower their citizens to realize their full potential