A Leading Voice

Resiliency Florida

We’re a leading voice in Florida, helping communities in their efforts to plan and adapt for the future impacts of weather and sea level rise.

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“The implementation of long-term solutions will require time, coordination, research, planning and funding, none of which has been dedicated in significant enough quantities to combat this threat.”

– Roman Gastesi, Monroe County Administrator

from Resiliency Florida

Kristin Jacobs, Executive Director

Resiliency Florida Executive Director Kristin Jacobs at BDA Executive Forum Miami – October 18, 2018

Representatives says education and public awareness about Bermuda’s critical reinsurance market is vital, and Florida and Bermuda must work together on resiliency issues to benefit both stakeholder communities.

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Key Areas of Focus

When dealing with such a broad issue and important issue, we have chosen to focus on key areas that can have the most impact and result in the biggest change.

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A United Front: Community Leaders Talk Climate Change, Sea Level Rise

Chad Gillis, Fort Myers News-Press, March 10, 2020 https://www.news-press.com/story/tech/science/environment/2020/03/10/business-religious-civic-and-non-profit-leaders-meet-in-naples-to-talk-climate-change-and-sea-level/5012324002/ Florida Gulf Coast University professor and ...

Trump Administration Presses Cities to Evict Homeowners From Flood Zones

Christopher Flavelle, New York Times, March 11, 2020 https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/11/climate/government-land-eviction-floods.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage The federal government is giving local ...

Florida Climate Outlook

Daniel Raimi, Amelia Keyes, Resources, March 18, 2020 https://www.resourcesmag.org/archives/florida-climate-outlook/ Climate change is affecting our world ...

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