Frequently asked questions on "resilience"
"Resilience" is a word increasingly used in the field of humanitarian response and international development. But what exactly is resilience? What does it mean for education systems operating in contexts of violence, conflict or prone to natural disaster? This frequently asked questions (FAQs) seeks to clarify the conceptual underpinnings of resilience and provide some concrete illustrations of what it means to apply resilience to work on education in contexts of adversity.