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
Japan-World Bank: mainstreaming disaster risk management in developing countries - 2014-15 annual report SOURCE: GFDRR; Japan - gov; WB 2015
Declining vulnerability to river floods and the global benefits of adaptation SOURCE: PNAS 2015
The risk of disaster-induced displacement in South Asia SOURCE: NRC; IDMC 2015
Consideraciones para fortalecer una estrategia Suramericana para la reducción del riesgo de desastres SOURCE: UNASUR; ECHO; UNISDR AM 2015
Philippines disaster management reference handbook 2015 SOURCE: CFE-DMHA, United States of America - gov 2015
Thailand disaster management reference handbook 2015 SOURCE: CFE-DMHA, United States of America - gov 2015
Bangladesh disaster management reference handbook 2015 SOURCE: CFE-DMHA, United States of America - gov 2015
Climate adaptation research in a larger Europe SOURCE: UL 2015
Africa's adaptation gap 2: technical report SOURCE: UNEP 2015
FAO to prevent threats to the food chain SOURCE: FAO Headquarters 2015
Building and land use regulatory implementation and compliance at the local level SOURCE: GFDRR; WB 2015
Early warning systems and disaster risk information: Pakistan national briefing - target 7 SOURCE: LEAD Intl. 2015
Disaster damage to critical infrastructure and basic service provision: Pakistan national briefing - target 4 SOURCE: LEAD Intl. 2015
Economic losses from disasters: Pakistan national briefing - target 3 SOURCE: LEAD Intl. 2015
Number of people affected by disasters: Pakistan national briefing - target 2 SOURCE: LEAD Pakistan 2015
Disaster mortality: Pakistan national briefing - target 1 SOURCE: LEAD Pakistan 2015
Climate-resilient development: a framework for understanding and addressing climate change SOURCE: USAID, United States of America - gov 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.
  • 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