Building Resilient Communities

Innovative Resilience sparks sustainable economic development and supports communities on a path to a resilient future. Our collaborative framework brings technology and training to communities through a “community innovation hub.”

Due to our unique combination of technology and community activation, Innovative Resilience model is being utilized in disaster response and with challenged and at risk communities.

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“Hubs” Spark Economic Development

Our centers, aka “Hubs” spark economic development and build skill sets for locals in the community.

Technological resources including satellite connectivity: 
Locals gain free access to technology and tools to help create new ideas for businesses and new solutions to rebuilding challenges

Training and Skills Development: 
Tech and business experts work through the hubs to provide support and consultation

Business Expertise and entrepreneurship support: 
Hubs provide tools and expertise needed to support problem-solving and launching new businesses

Emergency Response Resources:

In a crisis, these are the hubs that become vital in an emergency response. Satellite connectivity allows access online.  
Our hub tools and the room set up is able to provide a needed working space with the right technology to use in a disaster response, rescue and telemedicine event

Convening: 
Hubs provide a place to convene and attract new partners and investments

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Engaging Women

We are focusing on women within the communities to run the ongoing community engagement and community-led innovation hubs.

Women’s Campaign International, which supports leadership and skill development among women and girls, is leading our long-term support of the community hub facilitators.

 

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