Statements and messages

Hurricane Beryl underscores need for urgent action on Disaster Risk Reduction
Statements and messages
The unprecedented hurricane demonstrates the importance of effective multi-hazard early warning systems to save lives.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Moroccan Red Crescent teams on the ground to provide urgent assistance
Statements and messages
The United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) stands in solidarity with the people of Morocco in the wake of the earthquake that struck the country on Friday.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Storm Daniel Causes Flooding in Libya
Statements and messages
The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) expresses its sympathies to the people of Libya in the aftermath of the widespread flooding in the eastern part of the country.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Intensive day and night search and rescue in Kahramanmaraş, the epicentre of the earthquake
Statements and messages
As recovery and reconstruction efforts continue, the emphasis on building back better and leaving no one behind is imperative to enhance the disaster resilience of infrastructure, individuals, and communities in the affected region.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Europe & Central Asia
Hurricane winds battering a coast
Statements and messages
UNDRR welcomes the proposed outcome document of the SIDS4 conference, the Antigua and Barbuda Agenda for SIDS (ABAS), for its vision on disaster risk reduction in Small Island Developing States
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Wildfire Whittier California 2017
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UNDRR expresses condolences and solidarity with the people and government of Chile as they battle growing forest fires.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
a hazard sign on a beach in Tel Aviv with sirens to facilitate early warnings systems
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Tsunamis can in an instant destroy entire towns and erase decades of development.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
IDDRR card 2023
Statements and messages
Fighting inequality is the theme of this year’s International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction. This International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction let us reaffirm our commitment to investing in resilience, adaptation, and building a safe and just future.
United Nations - Headquarters
Afghanistan earthquake
Statements and messages
The Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General for Disaster Risk Reduction, and head of UNDRR, Ms. Mami Mizutori, expresses her condolences to the families of the victims of the earthquake that struck western Afghanistan on 7 October
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction
Mami Mizutori
Statements and messages
It is a pleasure to be a part of this global gathering for the Midterm Review of the Sendai Framework, a process mandated by the General Assembly that began in October 2021.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction

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