Innovation

There is a need for a safe space to test and scale disruptive and bold ideas. GRP surfaces and tests resilience innovations and incubates new ideas by designing and running innovation challenges and supporting peer-to-peer learning on innovation.

Projects on the Ground

We identify, co-design, and invest in resilience innovations on the ground.

PREPARE Call to Action to the Private Sector

GRP together with USAID and with input from the Office of the U.S. Special Presidential Envoy are collaborating on the Call.

Mobilising Business Schools for Adaptation (MBA)

GRP in collaboration with UNDP is working with prominent business schools on knowledge exchange, the business case for resilience, and innovation.

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Ocean Risk & Resilience Action Alliance (ORRAA)

This multi-sector collaboration aims to pioneer ground-breaking financial innovations that build coastal resilience.

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Ocean Resilience Innovation Challenge (ORIC)

The Ocean Risk and Resilience Action Alliance (ORRAA)‘s Ocean Resilience Innovation Challenge (ORIC) acts as an incubator by providing mentoring, leadership training and, for some, funding to help promising projects scale up.

Latest news on Innovation & Scaling

CAFAESUP:  Empowering farmers through regenerative practices

Interview with Hamis Said Hincha, Project Lead of CAFAESUP, one of the nine winning projects of the RAIN Challenge

What I learnt over three years of reporting on the COP Resilience Hub

From resilience as ‘everywhere but nowhere at COP’ to resilience as central to equitable and efficient climate action – insights from COP26, COP27, and COP28 Resilience Hubs

The climate grant equation 

Adiba Bintey Kamal and Rubina Adhikari from the International Center of Climate Change and Development (ICCCAD) highlight the benefits of grants over loans and share insights from the Catalytic Grants programme.

Nine projects spearheading nature-positive agricultural innovations

Together with Munich Re Foundation and Shockwave Foundation, we are pleased to announce the nine winning projects as part of the first round of the Resilient Agriculture Innovations for Nature (RAIN) Challenge.

End of year letter to our Partners and collaborators

Thank you for your support in 2023. We look forward to collaborating with you in 2024.