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
Children, young people and flooding: Recovery and resilience SOURCE: SCI; University of Lancaster 2016
Water resources long-term planning framework (2015-2065) SOURCE: Water UK 2016
How rewilding reduces flood risk: A natural approach to flood management that repairs and revitalises our broken ecosystems SOURCE: Rewilding Britain 2016
Mapping rapid damage assessments of Tabarre and surrounding communities in Haiti following Hurricane Sandy SOURCE: ECHO 2016
Learning from disaster events and exercises in civil protection organizations SOURCE: CSS 2016
First SFDRR aligned National Disaster Management Plan in India SOURCE: AIDMI 2016
Disasters and the built environment SOURCE: CIB 2016
An integrated approach to managing extreme events and climate risks: Towards a concerted public private approach SOURCE: Geneva Association 2016
Bridging the risk modeling gap: Expanding climate-related risk insurance through global risk assessment SOURCE: CAP 2016
Operationalize data-driven resilience in urban transport systems SOURCE: IRGC 2016
The gender dimension of drought in Fedis Woreda District, Ethiopia SOURCE: UNRISD 2016
Asia science technology status for disaster risk reduction SOURCE: IRDR 2016
Validating resilience and vulnerability indices in the context of natural disasters SOURCE: Wiley 2016
Resilience of large investments and critical infrastructure in Europe to climate change SOURCE: EC; JRC 2016
Community-based afforestation program (Pakistan) SOURCE: WFP; HUJRA; SDC, Switzerland - gov 2016
Flood mapping for disaster risk reduction: Obtaining high-resolution imagery to map and model flood risks in Dar es Salaam (Tanzania) SOURCE: ECHO 2016
Property flood resilience action plan SOURCE: United Kingdom - gov 2016
National Gender and Emergency Management guidelines (Australia) SOURCE: Monash University; Australia - gov; WHGNE 2016
Oasis platform for catastrophe and climate change risk assessment and adaptation SOURCE: The Lab 2016
Partnering with the business sector for disaster preparedness, response and recovery: Insights into strategic cross-sector partnerships SOURCE: Prudence Fndn; CSR Asia 2015
The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 was adopted at the World Conference in Sendai, Japan The Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 was adopted at the World Conference in Sendai, Japan.
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