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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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Partners for resilience: reflections on the zero draft for the post-2015 framework for disaster risk reduction (‘HFA-II’) SOURCE: Partners for Resilience 2014
Beyond reaction: drought and climate change in Central America SOURCE: Oxfam Intl; CI 2014
Lima call for climate action (advance unedited version) SOURCE: UNFCCC 2014
Climate change and conflict: findings and lessons learned from five case studies in seven countries SOURCE: USAID, United States of America - gov 2014
Lima: raising the curtain on Paris SOURCE: CAN 2014
IUCN key messages for UNFCCC CoP-20 SOURCE: IUCN 2014
Culture and capacity: drought and gender differentiated vulnerability of rural poor in Nicaragua, 1970-2010 SOURCE: Stockholm Univ 2014
Building resiliency task force: Sandy - One year later SOURCE: NYC, United States of America - gov 2014
Mapa de susceptibilidad física del Perú: zonas propensas a inundaciones y deslizamientos en la costa y sierra frente a la ocurrencia de eventos hidrometeorológicos extremos SOURCE: Min del Ambiente, Peru - gov 2014
Biennial assessment and overview of climate finance flows 2014 SOURCE: CFAS; CDKN 2014
UNFCCC Standing Committee on Finance: 2014 biennial assessment and overview of climate finance flows report SOURCE: UNFCCC 2014
Community-based adaptation in practice: a global overview of CARE’s practice of Community-Based Adaptation (CBA) to climate change SOURCE: CARE Intl UK 2014
Stepping up to the challenge: six issues facing global climate change and food security SOURCE: Care Climate Change Info Centre 2014
Adaptation actions in Africa: evidence that gender matters SOURCE: CCAFS 2014
SA/SNZ HB 436:2013: risk management guidelines - Companion to AS/NZS ISO 31000:2009 SOURCE: AS; NZS; SAI Global Ltd 2013
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