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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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Vulnerability of urban primary and secondary schools to fire hazards: a qualitative study in Ibadan, Nigeria SOURCE: Urban ARK 2018
The One Planet Sovereign Wealth Fund framework SOURCE: IFSWF 2018
The impact of the environment and climate change on future infrastructure supply and demand SOURCE: United Kingdom - gov 2018
Advancing disaster risk finance in Jamaica SOURCE: WB; GFDRR; NDF 2018
Communicating environmental and sustainability science: challenges, opportunities, and the changing political context SOURCE: Climate Outreach 2018
Transboundary impacts of climate change in Asia: making a case for regional adaptation planning and cooperation SOURCE: IGES 2018
Sesión ECA con familias: Análisis de vulnerabilidad climática en sistemas de producción y recursos hídricos en fincas de pequeñas familias productoras SOURCE: CGIAR; CATIE; Nitlapan; CCAFS 2018
Climate risk profile: Democratic Republic of Congo SOURCE: USAID, United States of America - gov 2018
Navigating a new climate: Assessing credit risk and opportunity in a changing climate - Outputs of a working group of 16 banks piloting the TCFD recommendations (Part II: Physical risks and opportunities) SOURCE: UNEP FI; Acclimatise 2018
Asian early warning systems: a view SOURCE: AIDMI 2018
Towards AMCDRR 2018: Ulaanbaatar SOURCE: AIDMI 2018
Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation: strengthening the evidence and informing policy - Research results from the Supporting Counties in Kenya to Mainstream Climate Change in Development and Access Climate Finance project, Kenya SOURCE: WCMC; UNEP; IIED; IUCN 2018
Voluntary guidelines for the design and effective implementation of ecosystem-based approaches to climate change adaptation and disaster risk reduction SOURCE: UNEP; CBD 2018
Enhancing the capacity of local communities to access crop genetic diversity for climate change adaptation SOURCE: CCAFS 2018
Climate information needs in Southern Africa: a review SOURCE: Grantham Res Inst on Climate Change and the Environ; CCCEP 2018
Understanding uncertainty: views from Kachchh, Mumbai and Sundarbans SOURCE: AIDMI 2018
What we don’t know about state spending on natural disasters could cost us: Data limitations, their implications for policymaking, and strategies for improvement SOURCE: The Pew Charitable Trusts 2018
Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation: strengthening the evidence and informing policy - Research results from the Potato Park and the Indigenous Peoples Biocultural Climate Change Assessment, Peru SOURCE: WCMC; UNEP; IIED; IUCN; Asociación ANDES 2018
Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation: strengthening the evidence and informing policy - Research results from the Participatory Plant Breeding and Community Supported Agriculture project, China SOURCE: WCMC; UNEP; IIED; IUCN; CCAP 2018
Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation: strengthening the evidence and informing policy - Research results from the Mountain EbA Project, Uganda SOURCE: WCMC; UNEP; IIED; IUCN 2018
Ecosystem-based approaches to adaptation: strengthening the evidence and informing policy - Research results from the incentive-based Hilsa Conservation Programme, Bangladesh SOURCE: WCMC; UNEP; IIED; BCAS; IUCN NL 2018
Preparing for a drier future: England’s water infrastructure needs SOURCE: United Kingdom - gov 2018
Climate risk profile: Tanzania SOURCE: USAID, United States of America - gov 2018
'Leave no one behind' index 2018 SOURCE: ODI 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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