Innovation for resilience Phase I: 2020-2023


The multidisciplinary programme Innovating for Resilience started in 2020. The programme focuses on tackling some of the global modern challenges in order to build resilient social systems. All disciplines that are represented within the Open Universiteit contribute to the programme.

Phase I: Three research lines

From 2020-2023 the programme contained several themes that can be grouped along three lines.


In 2021 and 2022 a series of projects within these themes have started.

Research output

The research output of this programme is available in our research portal.


In 2023 the programme was revised and refocused. In phase II the programme directs its focus at four societal challenges and more specifically at turning points within these four societal challenges: