DISASTER RISK SENDAI FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES HAZARDS KNOWLEDGE BASE
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Knowledge Base

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Disaster risk reduction (DRR) in the news, and news from the DRR community. Please contribute.
Disaster risk reduction related documents from the ISDR partnership and the disaster risk reduction (DRR) community.
Stories and perspectives from DRR practitioners and academics on reducing risk and building resilience.
Professional meeting on DRR themes & issues through conferences and workshops in DRR. Please contribute.
Quick hazard or region/country links to disaster profiles from EM-DAT data and risk profiles from the UNISDR Global Assessment Report.
Curated resources collections on current and emerging topics.
Disaster risk reduction related regional or national policy, plans and official statements.

Curricular, extra-curricular and public awareness materials including children's books, textbooks, lesson plans, activities, games, and online resources on disaster prevention and school safety for primary, secondary, vocational, community-based education and public awareness.

Selected hazard, risk and vulnerability maps. Please contribute.
Links to online video, interactive presentations, and CD/DVD-ROM collections related to DRR. Please contribute to the collection.
Look up terms from the official UNISDR terminology on disaster risk reduction in English, or view the document for terminology languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Japanese, Korean, Russian, and Spanish.
Key disaster risk reduction related UN resolutions and reports, including IDNDR and the ISDR mandate, and other related UN documents.
Capacity development on DRR themes & issues through formal training and academic programmes in DRR. Please contribute.

Higher education programmes including university degree programmes and for-credit certificate or diploma courses emphasizing disaster risk reduction offered by universities and other academic institutions.

Organizations working in disaster risk reduction (DRR) and the ISDR partnership.
Professional communities of practice and discussion groups related to DRR. Please join or start a network.
Opportunities for professionals working in DRR. Please contribute your vacancies.
UNISDR terminology on DRR

Look up terms from the official 2017 UNISDR terminology on disaster risk reduction.

 
PreventionWeb provides free workspaces and mailing groups for disaster risk reduction communities.

Find or contribute curricular, extra-curricular and public awareness materials on disaster prevention and school safety for primary, secondary, vocational, community-based education and public awareness.