PreventionWeb the global knowledge sharing platform on disaster risk reduction (DRR), managed by UNISDR.
PreventionWeb knowledge base is updated daily with news, publications, events, training and jobs on disaster risk and resilience.
The site offers a range of knowledge products and services to facilitate the work of DRR professionals.
- Knowledge base
A global knowledge base updated daily
- Understanding risk
An introduction to disaster risk reduction, key concepts and trends in DRR
Definitions of key concepts in disaster risk reduction
- Training calendar
A calendar of workshops and webinars
- Academic programmes
A global catalogue of academic programmes by nationally accredited institutions
- Daily and weekly alerts
Subscribe to follow the latest developments in disaster risk reduction
- Share your content
Submit news, events, publications to include in our knowledge base
- Share your expertise
Sign up to contribute a blog post, be a guest editor or host a Q&A session
- Create and share your collections
Select content in the knowledge base to highlight important resources on a topic of interest.
- Reuse PreventionWeb content on your site
Use or RSS feeds or our API to display or repurpose content from our knowledge base
- DRR organizations directory
Find a partner in our global directory, featuring over 8000 organizations working in DRR
- Event calendar
Meetings and conferences
- Job vacancies
Find a job or hire a new collaborator
- Online workspaces
Free workspaces and mailing groups for disaster risk reduction communities.
VI Regional Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in the Americas, Cartagena, Colombia 20-22 June 2018.