Author: Ida Gabrielsson

Meet the shortlisted candidates of the RAIN Challenge for Non-profits 

Eight seed-level initiatives have been selected and over the next six months will work in collaboration with GRP to receive tailored mentoring and leadership training. The RAIN Challenge for non-profits is a joint effort between GRP and the Munich-Re Foundation.

The Butterfly Effect:  A Story of Resilience from a DRR Young Leaders Fellow

In this story, Manashree Newa shares her experience as a young DRR fellow in Nepal's Terai region and how the experience left a lasting impact on her and the municipality. This is one of the five winning stories from the Resilience Perspectives storytelling contest.

Yacarantã, Brazil – The Democratization of an Agriculture in Favor of People and Nature

This story tells about the power of transformation based on collective actions in favor of a new agriculture that produces positive results for people and nature. This is one of the five winning stories from the Resilience Perspectives storytelling contest.

A ‘values crisis’ underpins the coupled biodiversity and climate emergency

A new study published in Nature shows how undervaluation of nature is foundational to the environmental crisis we face. GRP's Policy Officer, David González is one of the co-authors of the study.

Impact of an unprecedented cold spell on northern Sri Lankan cattle farms: A tale of devastation

In Sri Lanka, we meet Subramaniyam Kanahendran, who shares the hardships he has experienced due to an unexpected weather event. This is the ninth of the “Voices from the Frontline (Phase III)” stories by GRP and ICCCAD supported by Irish Aid.

Resilience Perspectives: A storytelling competition for  young people

We are thrilled to announce the five winners of Resilience Perspectives, a storytelling competition for young people.

Laborie, Saint Lucia: A Caribbean fishing village navigating the turbulent waves of a changing climate 

In Laborie, Saint Lucia, fishers adopt new practices to remain viable in the face of climate change. This is the eighth of the “Voices from the Frontline (Phase III)” stories by GRP and ICCCAD supported by Irish Aid.

The struggles of a herder from Rasuwa, Nepal

In Rasuwa, Nepal, we meet Pasang Norchel Tamang who share his struggles with cattle herding and its effects due to a changing climate. This is the fourth of the “Voices from the Frontline (Phase III)” stories by GRP and ICCCAD supported by Irish Aid.

Resilience Academy in South Asia: Inspiring participants to share their perspectives

A special supplement of Climate Tribune in Bangladesh published reflections on loss and damage from the 2022 participants of the academy.

Mongla, Bangladesh: A model of successful adaptability 

In Mongal, Bangladesh the community and the mayor are working together to adapt to climate change. This is the third of the “Voices from the Frontline (Phase III)” stories by GRP and ICCCAD supported by Irish Aid.