Urban resilience is a global movement. Below are examples of agencies that align closely with Leap Lab.
UN Sustainable Development Goals. On September 25th 2015, countries adopted a set of goals to end poverty,
protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years.
100 Resilient Cities. Helping cities around the world become more resilient to the physical, social, and economic challenges that are a growing part of the 21st century.
Los Angeles pLAn. The Sustainable City pLAn is a roadmap for a Los Angeles that is environmentally healthy, economically prosperous, and equitable in opportunity for all – now and over the next 20 years.
E.O. Wilson's proposal to designate half of the Earth's land as a human-free natural reserve to preserve biodiversity.
Marcus Eriksen's rafting voyage told alongside the history of the movement to address plastic pollution in the world's oceans through upstream design and system change.
The 6th Extinction
Elizabeth Kolbert explains how the Earth is in the midst of a modern, man-made, sixth extinction, and how to reverse that course..