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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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Submission the UNFCCC Executive Committee call for inputs for the initial two-year workplan for the implementation of the functions of the Warsaw international mechanism on loss and damage associated with climate change impacts SOURCE: UNISDR 2014
State of the Nation: infrastructure 2014 SOURCE: ICE 2014
Lessons learned from the Fukushima nuclear accident for improving safety of U.S. nuclear plants SOURCE: NRC 2014
Evaluation du risque de sècheresse dans la région de Tillabéri, Niger SOURCE: Niger - gov; Politecnico di Torino; IBIMET-CNR 2014
Resilient communities: empowering older adults in disasters and daily life SOURCE: NYAM 2014
Report on effectiveness of the Swiss International Cooperation in climate change mitigation and adaptation interventions (2000-2012) - factsheet SOURCE: SDC, Switzerland - gov 2014
Climate change: time to adapt SOURCE: SDC, Switzerland - gov 2014
Evaluation du risque d’inondation à l'échelle communale en région Tillabéri, Niger SOURCE: Niger - gov; Politecnico di Torino; IBIMET-CNR 2014
Human development report 2014 - Sustaining human progress: reducing vulnerabilities and building resilience SOURCE: UNDP 2014
Progress and challenges in the urban governance of climate change: results of a global survey SOURCE: ICLEI - Local Gov for Sust; MIT 2014
The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report: what’s in it for South Asia? SOURCE: ODI; CDKN 2014
The IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report: what’s in it for Africa? SOURCE: ODI; CDKN 2014
Evaluation of the assistance under the initiative for disaster reduction through ODA SOURCE: MOFA, Japan - gov; FASID 2014
Towards risk-resilient development: taking into consideration demographic trends and natural constraints SOURCE: IPU 2014
Policy brief for post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction: key messages on building resilient communities SOURCE: NLRC; Wetlands Intl; CI; Red Cross / Red Crescent Climate Centre; CORDAID 2014
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