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.

UNDRR Library Collection
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Health and climate change in Australia and the Asia Pacific Region: From Townsville to Tuvalu SOURCE: GCHA 2019
Building Resilience in Southeast Asia: Promoting risk reduction investments and innovative disaster risk finance solutions SOURCE: GFDRR; WB 2019
Climate adaptation and resiliency SOURCE: City of Ottawa 2019
Knowledge and management of transnational climate change risks in selected countries SOURCE: Norwegian Environment Agency 2019
Provincial disaster management authority, government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa: Monsoon contingency plan 2019 SOURCE: Pakistan - gov 2019
Hacia un nuevo estilo de desarrollo. Plan de Desarrollo Integral El Salvador-Guatemala-Honduras-México. Diagnóstico, áreas de oportunidad y recomendaciones de la CEPAL SOURCE: ECLAC 2019
Putting people at the centre of early action SOURCE: Start Network 2019
Modeling of inter-organizational coordination dynamics in resilience planning of infrastructure systems: A multilayer network simulation framework SOURCE: PLOS ONE 2019
The global and regional impacts of climate change under representative concentration pathway forcings and shared socioeconomic pathway socioeconomic scenarios SOURCE: IOP Science 2019
Nepal disaster report 2019 SOURCE: MoHA, Nepal - gov 2019
Indigenous knowledge approach in maintaining a livelihood in the face of disastrous climate change: Case of drought in Msinga villages, KwaZulu-Natal SOURCE: JàmbáAfrican Online Scientific Information Systems 2019
Delivering climate resilience programmes in fragile and conflict-affected contexts SOURCE: BRACED 2019
Multiscale trends and precipitation extremes in the Central American Midsummer Drought SOURCE: IOP Science 2019
The 2019 report of The Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: ensuring that the health of a child born today is not defined by a changing climate SOURCE: Lancet 2019
Law and disaster preparedness and response multi-country synthesis report SOURCE: IFRC 2019
Climate change in Nigeria: Impacts and responses SOURCE: IDS 2019
Climate change, vulnerability to violent extremism and conflict in Kenya SOURCE: IDS 2019
Development, climate and environment: An annotated bibliography SOURCE: IDS 2019
Temporally compound heat wave events and global warming: An emerging hazard SOURCE: AGU 2019
Practical science for uncertain futures using scenarios to improve resilience to earthquakes SOURCE: ODI 2019
Key learnings and recommendations for creating local disaster and climate resilience plans SOURCE: MC Nepal 2019
Conducting gender analysis to inform national adaptation plan (NAP) processes: Reflections from six African countries SOURCE: NAP Global Network 2019
Disentangling the impacts of human and environmental change on catchment response during Hurricane Harvey SOURCE: IOP Science 2019
Impact of repeat flooding on mental health and health-related quality of life: a cross-sectional analysis of the English National Study of Flooding and Health SOURCE: BMJ Open 2019
GEOGLAM crop monitor for early warning: November 2019 SOURCE: GEOGLAM 2019
Staying the course: Delivering on the ambition of the world humanitarian summit SOURCE: OCHA 2018
Partners for resilience (PfR) Ethiopia integrated risk management program: Final evaluation SOURCE: Partners for Resilience 2018
Disaster recovery case study: Germany floods 2013 SOURCE: Cntr for Risk Studies, University of Cambridge 2018
Disaster recovery case study: UK floods 2007 SOURCE: Cntr for Risk Studies, University of Cambridge 2018
VI Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas, Cartagena, Colombia 20-22 June 2018 VI Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas, Cartagena, Colombia 20-22 June 2018.
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