UNDRR Publications

We produce a range of publications by collecting and analysing risk data through a range of tools, knowledge products, and mobilising like-minded partners.



This is resolution 77/289 Political declaration of the high-level meeting on the midterm review of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015–2030 which was adopted by the General Assembly on 18 May 2023.
During the last decade, the costs of humanitarian appeals increased by 400%. According to OCHA’s financial tracking service, more than 50% of the costs for international humanitarian response could not be covered in 2021.
This report presents the findings of a study of career barriers and motivations for women and men working in disaster risk reduction in Asia and the Pacific.
ARISE annual report 2022 highlights key events, latest news and achievements of the ARISE Networks in 2022-2023.
This Words into Action guide aims to promote greater implementation of Multi-Hazard Early Warning Systems (MHEWS) across all sectors to protect the most exposed populations from disasters.
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The disaster risk reduction status report provides a snapshot of the state of disaster risk reduction in the Republic of the Marshall Islands under four priorities of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.
This policy brief explores challenges faced in urban disaster resilience. The world’s population passed eight billion in late 2022, with much of the increase concentrated in ever-expanding urban areas.
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This report contributes to deepening our collective understanding of the potential role of DRR within the humanitarian-development-peace (HDP) nexus.
The UNDRR Annual Report 2022 presents several important achievements that UNDRR marked in the year 2022.
This handbook provides guidance for implementing the principles for resilient infrastructure, which have been developed by the UN Office on Disaster Risk Reduction (UNDRR) and consulted with over 100 countries.

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Our communications and advocacy campaigns call for taking action today to protect people and prevent disasters from happening.
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Definitions on disaster risk reduction to promote a common understanding on the subject for use by the public, authorities and practitioners.
Words into Action
Guidelines, based on global expertise, communities of practice, and networks of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) practitioners. The guidelines provide practical, specific advice on implementing a people-centered approach to DRR.
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