6.3 Local and global resilience

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6.3 Local and global resilience

Geographic inquiry: New and emerging possibilities for managing global risks

  • The success of international civil society organizations in attempting to raise awareness about, and find solutions for, environmental and social risks associated with global interactions
    • Detailed examples of one environmental and one social civil society organization action
  • Strategies to build resilience:
    • re-shoring of economic activity by TNCs
    • use of crowd-sourcing technologies to build resilience by government and civil society
    • new technologies for the management of global flows of data and people, including cybersecurity and e-passports