Launched in 2017 the Zilient.org platform allows individuals working in the global resilience field to network and share knowledge online. The platform was developed through a $5.5 Million Commitment by The Rockefeller Foundation, In Partnership with Thomson Reuters Foundation, Blue State Digital and OnFrontiers.
Zilient is holding a webinar on Wednesday July 25th at 11:00 ET / 16:00 BST to discuss how islands can become more resilient by building back better after disasters, using digital technology, switching to renewable energy and protecting their natural resources.
The panel is:
- Kate Brown, Executive Director, Global Island Partnership
- Axel de Vries, Manager for Advisory Services, EY Dutch Caribbean
- Angela Burnett, Author, The Irma Diaries
Moderator: Megan Rowling, Zilient.org editor & Thomson Reuters Foundation journalist.