GUIDANCE DOCUMENTS
 
THE TEN ESSENTIALS
An operational framework of Sendai Framework at local level.

The Ten Essentials for Making Cities Resilient are developed with the launch of the Campaign in order...
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A Handbook For Local Government Leaders [2017 Edition]
A contribution to the Global Campaign 2010-2020. Making Cities Resilient – “My City is Getting Ready!”

Since the first edition of this Handbook, local governments all over the world have come up with conc...
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Local Government Powers for Disaster Risk Reduction
A Study on Local-Level Authority and Capacity for Resilience

In many instances, local governments lack financial and/or technical capacities to undertake disaster...
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ASSESSMENT TOOLS
 
Quick Risk Estimation (QRE)
A tool to identifying and understanding current and future risks / stress / shocks and exposure threats to both human and physical assets.

The Quick Risk Estimation (QRE) tool has been designed for the purposes of identifying and understand...
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Disaster Resilience Scorecard for Cities
A tool for disaster resilience planning.

United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction with the support of European Commission, IBM, AECOM...
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RISK MAPPING
 
DESINVENTAR
Inventory system of the effects of disasters

Until the mid-1990.s, systematic information about the occurrence of daily disasters of small and med...
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OTHER RISK MAPPING TOOLS
Here you find other regional, national, and local tools for risk mapping.

1) National Risk Atlas of Mexico (Atlas Nacional de Riesgos) Consists of a geographic information sy...
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SEA LEVEL RISE FOR CITIES
Illustration of the scale of potential sea level rise

This web application comprehensively displays coastal vulnerabilities through display alongside popul...
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COASTAL RESILIENCE MAPPING PORTAL
A decision support tool

Coastal Resilience is a tool that provides communities, planners, businesses, and officials a step-wi...
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MODELING COMMUNITY EROSION
A prediction tool for the protection of key community infrastructure

Modeling Community Erosion from Climate Change enables community members and leaders to understand th...
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URBAN HEAT RISK EXPLORER
A mapping tool to avoid urban heat risk

The Urban Heat Risk Explorer was created by The Trust for Public Land to help people better understan...
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COMMUNITY RESILIENCE INFERENCE MEASUREMENT
A tool measuring community resilience

This is an application developed by the faculty and students in the Remote Sensing and GIS Lab from L...
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DISASTER ALERT
A mobile app provides access to multi-hazard monitoring of and early warning for “Active Hazards” around the globe.

Disaster Alert is developed by the Pacific Disaster Center's World Disaster Alert. “Active Hazards” i...
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PLANNING FOR RESILIENCE
 
Resilient Cities Connect
An online marketplace that provides access to cities, service providers and development partners

Cities cannot build resilience alone. Resilient Cities Connect therefore serves to bring together the...
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