Resilience: the big picture - top themes and trends

Lovell, E.; Bahadur, A.; Tanner, T.; Morsi, H.
20 p.

This report of the Overseas Development Institute, uses infographics to identify the key themes and emerging trends in resilience thinking and practice. The report includes sections on:

The rise in the use of the term 'resilience' in books, scholarly journals and scientific research across a range of disciplines.
The salience of different themes within resilience thinking.
Identification of geographies of resilience: by pinpointing the countries of author affiliation, and the regions studied in resilience literature;
Examination of resilience on Twitter: looking at key themes and trends most frequently used in relation to ‘resilience’;
Analysis of the characteristics of resilience: looking at the way in which academic and grey literature explore awareness, diversity, self-regulation, integration and adaptiveness;
Inclusion of resilience in the post-2015 agenda, including the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (SFDRR), the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and the UNFCCC COP21 Paris Agreement on climate change.