Community Impact

Tackling resilience challenges with data and partnerships

We are committed to sharing our data-driven research in strategic partnership with public, private, and nonprofit organizations to address our community's most pressing issues. Our close collaborations among ASU faulty, students, and key community networks also allow us to develop new insight that can lead to systems-level transformation. By bringing data and people teogether, we exchange knowledge, spark discovery, and implement solutions for building community resilience.

Data alone cannot solve problems. It must catalyze action. We will always strive to bring entites together with information to relieve suffering, and work together to build a dynamic, diverse, and resilient community.
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3,433

Identified resilience connections in KER's social analysis

227

Community organizations engaged from public, private, and nonprofit entities

36

ASU department and unit partnerships

8

Data sharing partnerships

Resilience Dividends

 Resilience dividends 

When addressing major challenges, we seek to reap additional benefits-what we call resilience dividends-in social cohesion, economic prosperity, and environmental security.

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Case Studies

Case studies in resilience

The Knowledge Exchange for Resilience is committed to solving our most perplexing problems in four distinct, yet interrelated FUSE areas, diagrammed at right.  Read our growing catalog of case studies highlighting use-inspired research that builds community resilience.

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Food, energy and water transitions
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Urban heat and healthy communities
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Shelter and the built environment
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Economic security and work
Resilience Hubs

 Resilience Hubs 

These proposed resource centers will serve the community as gathering spaces and trusted resources of information for building community resilience and accessing a host of social services.

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Resilience Playbook

 Resilience playbook 

Developed by KER scholars and researchers, the Knowledge Exchange Playbook to Build Resilience is a guide to strategies that different organizations can adapt under varying conditions to strengthen community resilience.

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community resilience

We convene signature events that inspire designing for resilience dividends, generate curiosity for solutions, navigate data exchanges, and celebrate resilience in our community

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