Library

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
Publications added in the last seven days
Satellite earth observations in support of disaster risk reduction SOURCE: CEOS 2015
Stormy seas, rising risks: what investors should know about climate change impacts at oil refineries SOURCE: UCS 2015
Natural hazards risk atlas 2015 SOURCE: Maplecroft 2015
Global assessment report on disaster risk reduction 2015 SOURCE: UNISDR 2015
Willing and able: building a crisis resilient workforce SOURCE: Deloitte 2015
2015 CoreLogic wildfire hazard report: residential wildfire exposure estimates for the Western United States SOURCE: CoreLogic 2015
Implementing the Hyogo Framework for Action in the Arab Region - Regional Synthesis Report 2005–2015 SOURCE: UNISDR ROAS 2015
Children in a post 2015 DRR framework SOURCE: Plan Intl; UNICEF; WVI; SCI; CCC 2015
Committing to child-centred disaster risk reduction: an opportunity at the World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction SOURCE: WVI 2015
ACP compendium of risk knowledge SOURCE: ACP 2015
Disaster risk reduction in Dhaka City: from urban landscape analysis to opportunities for DRR integration SOURCE: World Vision Intl - South Asia & Pacific Regl Office 2014
Sharm El Sheikh declaration on disaster risk reduction SOURCE: UNISDR ROAS 2014
Arab Region synthesis report: Consultations on the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction SOURCE: UNISDR ROAS 2014
Early warning, early action: mechanisms for rapid decision making SOURCE: 2014
Towards building a culture of disaster resilience at early age SOURCE: WVI - EARO 2013
The United Nations General Assembly requested UNISDR to facilitate the development of a post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction The United Nations General Assembly requested UNISDR to facilitate the development of a post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction.
  • What We Do What we do - we coordinate.
  • What We Do What we do - we campaign.
  • What We Do What we do - we advocate.
  • What We Do What we do - we inform.

Learn more about What We Do

CONNECT WITH US