India’s G20 presidency has rightly emphasised the importance of disaster resilient infrastructure. This first Biennial Report on Global Infrastructure is a path breaking initiative in structuring the debate on thinking systematically or building in resilience at the very beginning, together with the associated challenges of ensuring compliance with established standards and norms. With contributions from leading experts, governments, and industry pioneers, the report sheds light on innovative strategies, transformative projects, and cutting-edge technologies that are revolutionizing the world’s infrastructure landscape. Emphasizing the significance of resilient, inclusive, and environmentally conscious solutions, this report serves as a pivotal resource for policymakers, investors, and visionaries, inspiring collective action for a brighter, interconnected future.

Suman Bery

NITI Aayog