slider-11
University of the Philippines
Resilience Institute

Proactive hub of benchmark innovative information vital to the nation's efforts in climate change mitigation and adaptation

slider-22
University of the Philippines
Resilience Institute

Proactive hub of benchmark innovative information vital to the nation's efforts in climate change mitigation and adaptation

slider-33
Nationwide Operational
Assessment of Hazards

Assess how likely are you to be affected by floods, landslides, and storm surges and what you can do about it.

slider-44
Institute Building

Improve the capability of the UP System as an agent of change for disaster resilience in the Philippines and the Pacific Rim region

slider-55
Research and Creative Work

Undertake policy research, action research, and interdisciplinary research or creative work aimed at producing and applying new knowledge, knowledge solution, or know how on reducing and managing natural disaster-risks in the Philippines...

slider-66
Education

Establish non-degree educational programs and support degree programs within the UP System

slider-77
Knowledge Sharing

Disseminate research findings, creative works and innovations

previous arrow
next arrow

The UP Resilience Institute

The UP Resilience Institute was established as a proactive hub of benchmark innovative information vital to the nation’s efforts in climate change mitigation and adaptation. Its mission is to empower local communities through multidisciplinary actions toward resilience.

As a response through its Memorandum No. PAEP-16-67, the University of the Philippines Board of Regents (BOR) approved on 28 July 2016 the establishment of the University of the Philippines Resilience Institute (UP RI) to have the following functions and programs concerning multi-hazard, multidisciplinary, multisectoral, comprehensive disaster risk reduction and management (DRRM):

Research and Creative Work: undertake policy research, action research and interdisciplinary or transdisciplinary research or creative work
Knowledge Sharing: disseminate research findings, creative works and innovations
Education: establish non-degree educational programs and support degree programs within the UP System
Institute Building: improve the capability of the UP System as an agent of change for disaster resilience in the Philippines and the Pacific Rim region.

Special Provision in the 2018 General Appropriations Act:

 

News and Events

Watch: UPRI launches “Kawayan” Music Video

In celebration of the International Day of Disaster Risk Reduction, the UP Resilience Institute presents “Kawayan”, a song that tells ...
Read More

Join our policy forums on Green Growth in the PH!

Join us in a series of policy forums on November 15 – 17, as we learn from key experts what ...
Read More

Quezon City Flood Validation Workshop

The University of the Philippines Resilience Institute (UPRI) and University of the Philippines Nationwide Operational Assessment of Hazards (UP NOAH) ...
Read More

UPRI, CCC, and Iloilo Provincial Gov’t push for Iloilo as CCA hub

Iloilo City – As Project ReBUILD (Resilience Capacity Building for Cities and Municipalities and Natural Hazards) came into completion in ...
Read More

UPRI, CCC, and CVCCC work together for a resilient and climate-smart Cagayan Valley

Tuguegarao City – A final workshop was held last May 3, 2018 at the Cagayan State University (CSU) to conclude ...
Read More