The UNISDR Library

Managing DRR Knowledge

The UNISDR Library is an information centre for disaster risk reduction with over 10,000 publications, multimedia products and education resources.

Most of the libraries materials can be found below.

The UNISDR Library Collection reflects the activities of major stakeholders involved in disaster risk reduction for natural, environmental and technological hazards. It collects books, reports, educational materials, periodicals, proceedings of major conferences and workshops, and electronic resources to support the programmes and activities of UNISDR and its regional offices, governments, NGOs, and the international academic, technical and scientific community.

UNISDR Library Collection
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Gender and diversity for urban resilience: An analysis SOURCE: IFRC 2015
Resilience Development Initiative: newsletter vol I January - March 2015 SOURCE: RDI 2015
The effects of climate change on internal and international migration: implications for developing countries SOURCE: Grantham Inst for Climate Change; CCCEP 2015
Overview of natural disasters and their impacts in Asia and the Pacific, 1970 - 2014 SOURCE: ESCAP 2015
Hazard mitigation assistance guidance SOURCE: FEMA, United States of America - gov 2015
Another Nargis strikes every day: post-Nargis social impacts monitoring five years on SOURCE: GFDRR 2015
Moving forward after Sendai: how countries want to use science, evidence and technology for disaster risk reduction SOURCE: PLoS 2015
Myanmar consortium for community resilience newsletter: 2nd edition SOURCE: MCCR 2015
The impact of climate change on the achievement of the post-2015 sustainable development goals SOURCE: CDKN; HR Wallingford; Metroeconomica 2015
A critical disconnect: the role of SAARC in building the disaster risk management capacities of South Asian countries SOURCE: Brookings-LSE Proj on Internal Displacement 2015
Natural disaster funding: Productivity Commission inquiry report SOURCE: PC, Australia - gov 2015
Business engagement in humanitarian response and disaster risk management SOURCE: GPPI 2015
Revitalising evidence-based policy for the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030: lessons from existing international science partnerships SOURCE: PLoS 2015
Remittances and disaster: policy implications for disaster risk management SOURCE: IOM 2015
Inclusive disaster risk management: a framework and toolkit for DRM practionners SOURCE: Oxfam Intl; ActionAid; Handicap Intl 2014
The Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in 2015 The Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction will take place in 2015.
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