Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2013
From Shared Risk to Shared Value: the Business Case for Disaster Risk Reduction

GAR for Tangible Earth

GfT on Apple and Android

Tablet computer users can also enjoy the GAR for Tangible Earth (GfT) free application. GfT, or “gift”, is a fully interactive stand-alone application, which features a 3D globe interface that contains decades of dynamic earth science data sets, including disaster events from all GARs.

Contributing Papers

2013 Global Assessment Report for Disaster Risk Reduction

The Global Assessment Reports are developed on the basis of a large body of original research contributed to UNISDR by a wide range of independent scientific institutions, think tanks, UN agencies, governments, non-governmental organisations and businesses. This includes original data, case studies, analysis and survey results – all available online.

Data Platform

Data Platform for GAR

The global risk analysis presented in the Global Assessment Reports is based on a joint effort by leading scientific institutions, governments, UN agencies and development banks, the private sector and non-governmental organisations. All available data is provided via the interactive Risk Viewer, the national disaster loss database platform DesInventar, and the global risk database Preview.


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The full report can be downloaded here. Browse the available material for downloadable versions of selected chapters and sections of the report, all annexes, case studies and background papers).

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