Publications by Topic: Disaster risk reduction
Synthesis of National Reports for RIO+20

At the Rio+20 Conference, world leaders, along with thousands of participants from governments, the private sector, NGOs and other groups, came together to shape how we can reduce ...

Issues Brief 8 - Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience Building

Droughts are threatening food security in West Africa; sea level rise might take away the livelihoods of Small Island Developing States (SIDS); flash floods and mudslides inflict d...

SIDS Partnerships Briefs - Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management

THE THIRD INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON SMALL ISLAND DEVELOPING STATES (SIDS Conference) will be held from 1 to 4 September 2014 in Apia, Samoa, with the overarching theme as "The su...

Title Publisher Year
SIDS Partnerships Briefs - Climate Change & Disaster Risk Management UN-DESA 2014
Synthesis of National Reports for RIO+20 UN DESA/UNDP 2012
Issues Brief 8 - Disaster Risk Reduction and Resilience Building UN-DESA 2011
Know Risk UNISDR 2005
Guidelines for Reducing Flood Losses United Nations 2004
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