The Resilience Academy is a forum for building the resilience of communities and systems to survive and adapt to the shock and stresses occasioned by climate change. The academy will entail sensitization and knowledge sharing on best practices and experiences on resilience building by Member States. Participants will be senior officials from selected Ministries responsible for planning, disaster management and mitigation units, agriculture, environment, health and other stakeholders who have a key role in mainstreaming resilience and domestication of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction.