UN Resolutions and Reports

UN Resolutions and Reports

Disaster Risk Reduction is a global issue

UNISDR and reducing disaster risk is supported by the UN General Assembly Resolutions and the UN Secretary-General Report on the implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction.

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On this page, you will find the following key UN resolutions and reports related to UNISDR:


The Geneva Mandate on Disaster Reduction

The founding document and principles of UNISDR.
An extract of UN Secretary-General Report A/54/132E/1999/80 - [AR] [CH] [EN] [FR] [RU] [SP]



Secretary-General Report

YearTitleSymbol
2014 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/69/364
2013 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/68/320
2012 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/67/335
2011 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/66/301
2010 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/65/388
2009 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/64/280
2008 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/63/351
2007 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/62/320
2006 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction, Corrigendum
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A/61/229/CORR.1
2006 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/61/229
2005 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/60/180
2004 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/59/228
2003 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/58/277
2002 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/57/190
2001 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction: corrigendum
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A/56/68/CORR.1-E/2001/63/
2001 Implementation of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/56/68-E/2001/63

GA Resolution - International Strategy for Disaster Reduction

YearTitleSymbol
2013 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/RES/68/211
2012 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/67/209
2011 International Strategy For Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/66/199
2010 International Strategy For Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/65/157
2009 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/64/200
2008 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/63/216
2007 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/62/192
2006 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
[ar] [ch] [en] [fr] [ru] [sp]
A/RES/61/198
2005 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/RES/60/195
2004 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/RES/59/231
2003 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/RES/58/214
2002 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/RES/57/256
2001 International Strategy for Disaster Reduction
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A/RES/56/195
1999 International Decade for Natural Disaster Reduction: successor arrangements
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A/RES/54/219

GA Resolution - Reducing the impact of El Niño phenomenon

YearTitleSymbol
2011 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/65/158
2008 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/63/215
2006 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/61/199
2004 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/59/232
2003 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/57/255
2002 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/57/189
2002 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/56/194
2001 Resolutions and Decisions of the Economic and Social Council [2000/33: International cooperation to reduce the impact of the El Niño phenomenon, pp. 62]
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E/2000/99(SUPP)
2001 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/56/76-E/2001/54
2001 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/55/197
2000 Resolutions and decisions adopted by the Economic And Social Council at its substantive session of 2000, 5-28 July 2000 [2000/33: International cooperation to reduce the impact of the El Niño phenomenon, pp. 73]
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E/2000/INF/2/ADD.2
2000 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/55/99-E/2000/86
2000 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/54/220
1999 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/54/135- E/1999/88
1998 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/53/487
1998 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/52/200
1998 International cooperation to reduce the impact of El Niño phenomenon
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A/RES/53/185

GA Resolution - Natural Disasters and Vulnerability

YearTitleSymbol
2008 Natural disasters and vulnerability
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A/RES/63/217
2006 Natural disasters and vulnerability
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A/RES/61/200
2005 Natural disasters and vulnerability
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A/RES/60/196
2004 Natural disasters and vulnerability
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A/RES/59/233
2003 Natural disasters and vulnerability
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A/RES/58/215
2003 Resolutions and Decisions adopted by the General Assembly during its fifty-seventh session: Volume II, Decisions, 10 September-20 December 2002 [A/57/547 Natural disasters and vulnerability]
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A/57/49(VOL.II)(SUPP)

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