Resilient Nation - A Demos launch

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John Haddon - Global Leader Security and Risk Consulting, ARUP

Sir Richard Mottram - Former Permanent Secretary (Security, Intelligence and Resilience), Cabinet Office, and Chairman of Amey

Martin Tolman - Emergency Planning Manager, Birmingham City Council

Moya Wood-Heath - Emergency Planning/ Civil Protection Advisor, British Red Cross

Charlie Edwards - Senior Researcher, Demos

Phil Collins - Chairman, Demos (Chair)

Please join us for Demos' launch of Resilient Nation, a new report on community resilience. 

British society is increasingly brittle - but resilience is built not by government and the institutions of the state, but by individuals and communities. Resilient Natioargues for a new approach to resilience - and sets out a series of challenges to central and local government, the emergency services and voluntary organisations.

RSVP via the link above if you would like to attend. Please note that space is limited. A light lunch and refreshments will be served.


Contact or 0207 367 6333 for additional information or to inform us of any access needs. 

This research was generously supported by ARUP.  

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