RYN is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit that supports the career and advocacy goals of young thought leaders in the resilience space.
We are a forum for students and early career professionals to connect and collaborate on ideas that advance a stronger, safer, more resilient future.
We empower our members to network with experts in climate adaptation and find careers that improve resilience in communities and the built environment.
Raise awareness of built environment disasters
Promote action to equitably plan for natural risks
Network and engage with sponsors & partners
Resilience is the ability of communities to withstand physical hazards, maintain functionality, and adapt to rising risks.
Member Publications and News
Hurricane Impacts in Eastern North Carolina I threw the car in gear, racing through sheets of rain back to the music festival. I had left my friends asleep in their tents to attend a family wedding, and in my absence, Hurricane Matthew had descended. Everything – pillows, sleeping bags, clothing, food supply, festival-goers – was…Keep reading
Against a backdrop of growing environmental challenges, the intersection of water and agriculture is emerging as a central topic in managerial and political circles.Keep reading