By RAND Corporation
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Resilient Communities is a podcast from the RAND Corporation that offers insights into strengthening communities' capacity to withstand and recover from disasters and other conditions that affect community well-being. For more about RAND, visit www.rand.org.
||CleanBuilding Strong Communities Through Affordable Housing||In this Resilient Communities podcast, we hear from Heather Schwartz, a policy researcher based in RAND's New Orleans office who studies the effects of integrating low- and middle-income families on the school experiences of children from low-income famil||7/16/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanRemaking a School System in the Wake of Natural Disaster||In this Resilient Communities podcast, Jennifer Steele, a policy researcher whose work with her RAND colleague Georges Vernez and with Tulane University's Cowen Institute, has examined New Orleans's charter and district-run schools in the wake of Hurrican||5/14/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreating Resilient Coastal Communities||In this Resilient Communities podcast, Jordan R. Fischbach discusses recent research that has helped the city of New Orleans address the challenge of reducing flood risk and is relevant to many other coastal communities that are concerned with water resou||2/27/2012||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanCreating a Community of Practice||In this Resilient Communities podcast, Admiral Thad Allen discusses the critical questions confronting the field of community resilience as well as a new toolkit developed by RAND researchers to support community disaster planning.||12/13/2011||Free||View in iTunes|