MISSION AND GOALS

  • Resilience - (noun) the ability to recover from or adjust easily to change

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  • Sustainability - (noun) the ability to meet the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs

RASCL Mission

To support all Delaware communities in taking the necessary actions to thrive in the face of changing environmental conditions through collaboration, information sharing, and technical assistance.

RASCL Core Issues

  • Coastal/Inland Flooding & Sea Level Rise

  • Sustainable Land Use Planning & Resilient Infrastructure

  • Hazard Mitigation & Emergency Preparedness

RASCL's Goals

  • Foster collaboration, networking and inclusive partnerships between resilience practitioners, community members, and decision makers

  • Develop and promote tools, best practices, and trainings to support equitable adaptation, community resilience, and sustainability

  • Conduct and support research/analysis to help inform planning and policy decisions

  • Provide expertise, planning and other forms of technical assistance to communities

  • Identify and promote funding resources to support community projects in Delaware related to RASCL’s core issues