As a research organization, network and partnership is a primary focus for RDI to develop into a leading research institution. To address this objective, RDI with Center of Adaptation and Resilience for Environmental Design Studies (CAREDs) from Parahyangan University held a discussion on 3 April. This discussion is part of a collaboration with Parahyangan University and RDI. RDI and CAREDs will integrate their possible activities and programs especially with the strengths of each organization respectively. In the near future, RDI with their expertise in community resilience is invited to present in CAREDs` symposium on resilience, along with other experts on different spheres of resilience.