What's standing in the way of global resilience?

By Molly Anders 25 January 2016

Devex speaks with top thinkers from the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.

What’s the most critical obstacle facing resilience today and how can it be overcome in practice?

On the sidelines of the 32nd Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent in Geneva, Switzerland, leaders and practitioners from the International Federation of the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies offer what they view as the most critical obstacles in their work with youth, climate resilience, corruption and resource mobilization all over the world.

Resilience in Action is an online conversation hosted by Devex, in partnership with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and the International Committee of the Red Cross, focusing on the practical realities of resilience building in the face of global challenges. Visit the campaign site to join the conversation using #ResilienceInAction.

About the author

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Molly Andersmollyanders_dev

Molly is a global development reporter for Devex. Based in London, she covers U.K. foreign aid and trends in international development. She draws on her experience covering aid legislation and the USAID implementer community in Washington, D.C., as well as her time as a Fulbright Fellow and development practitioner in the Middle East to develop stories with insider analysis.


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