Nidhi Upadhyaya

Deputy Director, Strategic Initiatives and Partnerships


Mon, May 23, 2022

As Temperatures Rise, New Tool Empowers Cities to Address Extreme Heat, Build Climate Resilient Urban Communities

Today, during the World Economic Forum’s Annual Meeting at Davos, likeminded organizations launched a new, online tool to help cities organize action to counter the rising heat.

Digital tool

Climate communications Extreme heat

Mon, Sep 21, 2020

Reaching one billion people by 2030

The Adrienne Arsht-Rockefeller Foundation Resilience Center is committed to reaching one billion people with resilience solutions to climate change, migration, and security by 2030.

Issue brief

Climate change & climate action Individual and community resilience

Mon, Sep 21, 2020

Kathy Baughman McLeod on Financing a Sustainable Planet podcast

Kathy Baughman McLeod was interviewed on the Euromoney "Financing a Sustainable Planet" podcast series — listen to her clip.


Innovative policy and finance

Mon, Jun 1, 2020

The perfect storm: Global pandemic, recession, and hurricanes – As these crises pile up, how do we build a resilient recovery?

Many Caribbean countries are in the crosshairs


Individual and community resilience Innovative policy and finance

Tue, Jul 30, 2019

Climate Resilience Action Podcast with Kathy Baughman McLeod

Listen to Kathy Baughman McLeod explain how communities are addressing climate change in this podcast with Green Connections Radio host Joan Michelson.


Climate change & climate action Individual and community resilience

Mon, Jul 1, 2019

Guide on How to Insure a Natural Asset

As part of Arsht-Rock’s mission to reach 1 Billion People with resilience solutions by 2030, we utilize this guide of insuring natural assets to reduce risk and vulnerabilities to communities on coasts, in cities and beyond.

Blog by Kathy Baughman McLeod

Climate change & climate action English

Wed, Jun 1, 2016

Reducing Disaster Risk by Managing Urban Land Use: Guidance Notes for Planners

Urban areas in Asian countries continue to face significant disaster risk. Rapid unplanned growth of cities increases the exposure and vulnerability of urban populations and their physical assets to natural hazards.

Publication by Amit Prothi

Innovative policy and finance