Building with Bamboo’s First Learning Update

We are delighted to announce the publication of Building with Bamboo’s first learning update! This is the first of three updates in which we share the emerging learning from our first learning and innovation cycle (January – March 2017). In this update, we provide a brief introduction to the project, our approach to ‘resilience’ and …

Local Narratives of ‘Resilience’

The concept of resilience is fast gaining currency in the international development and humanitarian sectors. Yet the international concept of ‘resilience’ is not a universal one. Although similar concepts exist across socio-cultural systems, they vary significantly and the meanings and practices associated with ‘resilience’ look and feel different. In many languages, there is also no …