Inclusive governance and urban resilience: Challenges at the nexus of urbanization and climate change

The development community is increasingly calling for "resilient" solutions, writes Jim Jarvie, Mercy Corps' network director of the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network, in this guest column. But is this enough?

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About the author

  • Jim Jarvie

    Jim Jarvie is Mercy Corps’ network director transitioning the Asian Cities Climate Change Resilience Network to a practitioner-based membership platform. He previously led development of Mercy Corps’ global programs in climate change and environment, focusing on Southeast Asia. He is a biologist with 20 years of experience, previously working on natural resource management, conservation and conflict.