Overseas Development Institute (ODI)

an independent, global think tank.

ODI undertakes cutting-edge research and analysis to generate evidence, ideas and solutions. ODI acts as trusted, expert advisers to those making change around the world. ODI brings people together to turn ideas into action. And ODI communicates its work around the world to increase its reach and impact.

Vision: A sustainable and peaceful world in which everyone thrives
Mission: To harness the power of evidence and ideas through research and partnership to confront challenges, develop solutions and create change.

Latest news and articles

The Incubator: Idea → Implementation → Scale

In March’s partner blog, we talked to Jesper Hornberg who leads GRP’s incubator work. We also highlight a number of partners who previously participated in GRP challenge competitions and how the incubator influenced their work.

20 Initiatives Join the Race to Resilience

On 30 March 2021, a first round of initiatives officially joined the Race to Resilience as partners.

Learning to Navigate Resilience: Building on Advances in Resilience Measurement

As the Resilience Measurement Community of Practice (RMEL CoP) transitions into the Resilience Knowledge Coalition, we offer three key contributions of resilience measurement in the past decade, and three challenges to advance resilience practice in the decade to come.

Race to Resilience

Race to Resilience is a campaign that aims to catalyse a step-change in global ambition and action for climate resilience, putting people and nature first in pursuit of a resilient world where we not only withstand climate shocks but thrive in spite of them.

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GRP at the Climate Adaptation Summit (CAS) 2021

Starting on Monday 25 January, CAS 21 will consist of several complementary events and sessions over a 24‑hour period to reach a global audience.