We inform and connect people by providing practical services and tools such as the risk reduction website PreventionWeb, publications on good practices, country profiles and the Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction which is an authoritative analysis of global disaster risks and trends.
The Global Assessment Report (GAR) is a biennial global assessment of disaster risk reduction and comprehensive review and analysis of the natural hazards that are affecting humanity.
Find and share information and connect with the disaster risk reduction community on PreventionWeb - a project of UNISDR launched in 2007 to serve the information needs of the community.
UNISDR develop these basic definitions on disaster risk reduction to promote a common understanding on the subject for use by the public, authorities and practitioners.
Systematic disaster data collection and analysis can be used to inform policy decisions to help reduce disaster risks and build resilience.
UNISDR has published hundreds of documents on disaster risk reduction with partners. Search and download them for free here.
Want to know more about what disaster risk reduction activities are happening around the world? Find out here.
The UNISDR Library is an information centre for disaster risk reduction with over 10,000 publications, multimedia products and education resources.
UNISDR and the wider global drive to reduce disaster risk is underpinned by UN General Assembly Resolutions and regular Reports of Secretary-General Report on the implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.
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