Dispatches from the Field

Principality of Monaco,

Blumont’s Program Director Brings Expertise to Peace and Sport Forum

Blumont’s Wejdan Jarrah, program director, spoke recently at the Peace and Sport International Forum in Monaco, which highlighted concrete initiatives and high-impact recommendations to put sport at the service of global peace. The forum’s 10th special edition took place December 6-8 and hosted 680 participants from more than 90 countries.

BRACED Assesses Processes for Building Community Resilience

A recent report published by the DFID-funded BRACED program draws on Blumont’s RIC4REC in exploring effective processes for building community resilience in an absorptive, anticipatory and adaptive way. The report, Routes to Resilience: Insights from BRACED Year 2, assesses the effectiveness of the BRACED program’s cornerstone purpose—building community resilience to climate extremes and disasters.