Over the last decade, New Orleans has become a laboratory for advancing the global practice of resilience, embracing its changing environment, diversifying and strengthening its economy and seeking solutions to build community and social cohesion amongst its residents. Hosted by GNO, Inc and Building Resilience Workshop, on this tour with regional leaders from urban planning, water management, and disaster planning sectors, attendees will visit projects around the city practicing revolutionary work. This site-specific tour will highlight concentrated efforts to redesign the natural environment, encourage neighborhood revitalization and urban corridor planning.
Specific stops will include visits to:
Don’t miss out on the opportunity to learn from these leaders as they discuss their successes, challenges, lessons learned and much more!