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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.

UNDRR Library Collection
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Climate change, peacebuilding and sustaining peace SOURCE: SIPRI 2019
Climate change, security, and conflict SOURCE: War Prevention Initiative 2019
Cross-boundary wildfire and community exposure: A framework and application in the western U.S. SOURCE: USDA, United States of America - gov 2019
2019 Change Readiness Index SOURCE: KPMG Intl 2019
Historical change of El Niño properties sheds light on future changes of extreme El Niño SOURCE: PNAS 2019
Flood vulnerability level analysis as a hydrological disaster mitigation effort in Krueng Jreue Sub-Watershed, Aceh Besar, Indonesia SOURCE: JàmbáAfrican Online Scientific Information Systems 2019
ClimProspect, a new theoretical and methodological approach to disaster risks resilience SOURCE: Cres 2019
Higher education institution network in disaster resilience – A critical game changer in Asia SOURCE: ProSPER.Net 2019
Accelerating risk reduction through forward-looking investments and policies in Romania SOURCE: GFDRR 2019
Factors associated with healthcare workers willingness to participate in disasters: A cross-sectional study in Sana'a, Yemen SOURCE: BMJ Open 2019
Baseline survey report: Strengthening disaster risk reduction capacity for communities hosting IDPs and returnees SOURCE: IFRC 2019
Mainstreaming disaster risk management to sustain local roads infrastructure: Risk assessment SOURCE: WB 2019
Mainstreaming disaster risk management to sustain local roads infrastructure: Main report SOURCE: WB 2019
Mainstreaming disaster risk management to sustain local roads infrastructure (Vol. 2): Summary report SOURCE: WB 2019
Disaster risk analysis part 2: The systemic underestimation of risk SOURCE: De Gruyter 2019
NEAMTHM18 Documentation: the making of the TSUMAPS-NEAM Tsunami Hazard Model 2018 SOURCE: INGV 2019
Disaster risk mitigation in Moldova SOURCE: Campbell Scientific 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Papua New Guinea SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in the Philippines SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Pakistan SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Nepal SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Mongolia SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Republic of Maldives SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Lao PDR SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in the Republic of Fiji SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Cambodia SOURCE: ADPC; UNDRR AP 2019
Hacia una Centroamérica más resiliente SOURCE: WB 2019
Work accidents which become disasters: mine tailing dam failures in Brazil SOURCE: RBMT 2019
UNDRR Work programme 2020-2021 SOURCE: UNDRR 2019
Incorporating resilience into transportation planning and assessment SOURCE: RAND 2019
Disaster risk reduction in Sri Lanka SOURCE: UNDRR AP; ADPC 2019
2019 Global hunger index the challenge of hunger and climate change SOURCE: Concern Worldwide; WHH; IFPRI 2019
Evidence for sharp increase in the economic damages of extreme natural disasters SOURCE: PNAS 2019
Whole-house fire blanket protection from wildland-urban interface fires SOURCE: Frontiers 2019
The roles of the private sector in climate change adaptation - An introduction SOURCE: Adelphi 2019
Lineamientos regionales en materia de protección y asistencia a personas desplazadas a través de fronteras y migrantes en países afectados por desastres de origen natural SOURCE: PDD; IOM 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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