The Adrienne Arsht – Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center will reach one billion people with resilience solutions to climate change, migration, and human security challenges by 2030.



Wed, Jan 20, 2021

Bhasan Char: An inflection point in the Rohingya refugee crisis?

On December 4, 2020, Dhaka followed through on its promise to move refugees from Cox’s Bazar to Bhasan Char, starting a new, unpredictable chapter in the Rohingya crisis. However, Bhasan Char does not solve these problems as much as it relocates them. Separating some refugees from others does not address the underlying drivers of crime within the refugee camps. If anything, relocation splinters aid response, and further attenuates humanitarian space.

SouthAsiaSource by Imrul Islam

Bangladesh Civil Society

Thu, Jan 14, 2021

Press Release: Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center receives $1.1M award from Rebuild Florida

Press Release: The Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center receives $1.1M award from Rebuild Florida for Resilience Hubs

Press Release

Climate Change & Climate Action Resilience

Thu, Jan 14, 2021

Nooruddin joins The Bhangra Podcast: Policy to protest: A deeper dive into the kisaan movement

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society India

Mon, Jan 11, 2021

Riaz in East Asia Forum: COVID-19 ails Bangladesh’s health, politics and economy

In the News by Atlantic Council

Bangladesh Coronavirus

Mon, Jan 4, 2021

Borghard in War on the Rocks: A grand strategy based on resilience

Erica published an article, “A Grand Strategy Based on Resilience,” in War on the Rocks. She argues that the U.S. should incorporate the concept of resilience into grand strategy to better anticipate, withstand, and recover from inevitable disruptive events, whether they by cyber attacks, pandemics, or economic recessions. More about our expert

In the News by Atlantic Council

Cybersecurity Defense Policy

Thu, Dec 31, 2020

Brooks featured in Moment Magazine for 2020’s most-read stories

On December 31, Forward Defense nonresident senior fellow Max Brooks was featured in an article by Moment Magazine on “The Top 20 Most-Read Stories of 2020.”

In the News by Atlantic Council

Coronavirus Crisis Management

Wed, Dec 23, 2020

Nooruddin in The Hindu: COVID-19 and limits of political accountability

In the News by Atlantic Council

Coronavirus Political Reform

Tue, Dec 22, 2020

Vaccine hesitancy part 2: Effective strategies for a human-centered health campaign

Dr. Tiffany Vora continues her insights on vaccine hesitancy by laying out a human-centered health campaign approach that multiple sectors, from public health to social media companies, can consider.

GeoTech Cues by Tiffany Vora, PhD

Coronavirus Disinformation

Tue, Dec 22, 2020

The future of food: Imagining our food system in the decades to come

Our global food system is complex, with trade-offs existing between efficiency, equity, and human and environmental health. Managing a transition, even without cultural factors and vested interests is highly challenging.

GeoTech Cues by Marcus Ranney, MD, Sahil Shah

Climate Change & Climate Action Energy & Environment

Mon, Dec 21, 2020

Nooruddin quoted in The Christian Science Monitor: Why India’s protesting farmers aren’t going home

In the News by Atlantic Council

Civil Society India


Mon, Feb 1, 2021

Effective resilience and national strategy: Lessons from COVID-19 and implications for the Biden administration

Online Event Following the inauguration of President Joe Biden and his emphasis on combating the coronavirus, health security experts discuss the effects of COVID-19 on US critical infrastructure and the implications for the future of national security.

2:00pm Coronavirus Crisis Management Cybersecurity Infrastructure Protection

Wed, Jan 27, 2021

A conversation with Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch III and Dr. Richard Kurin of the Smithsonian Institution

Online Event AN #ACFRONTPAGE EVENT - Secretary Lonnie G. Bunch and Dr. Richard Kurin explore the role of art in culture, social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusion.

10:00am Civil Society Resilience Resilience & Society United States and Canada

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