Disaster Risk Management

Effectiveness of small- and large-scale Nature-Based Solutions for flood mitigation- The case of Ayutthaya, Thailand
Nature-Based Solutions (NBS) represent a relatively new response towards disaster risk reduction, water security, and resilience to climate change, which has a potential to be more effective and sustainable than traditional measures.
Country risk profile Rwanda
In Rwanda, the high levels of poverty and low-degree of development limits capacity of poor households and communities to manage climate risk, increasing their vulnerability to climate-related shocks
Regional Assessment Report on disaster risk reduction in the Arab region 2021
Arab States identified preventing new risk, reducing existing risk and strengthening resilience as central to regional efforts to realize sustainable development pathways in the twenty-first century.
Tsunami awareness and preparedness in Aotearoa New Zealand
This report discusses how after catastrophic events such as the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami and the 2011 Great East Japan earthquake and tsunami there is a clear need for vulnerable countries like Aotearoa New Zealand to get prepared for tsunami.
Prioritization of Resilience Initiatives for Climate-Related Disasters in the Metropolitan City of Venice
This report discusses how increases in the magnitude and frequency of climate and other disruptive factors are placing environmental, economic, and social stresses on coastal systems.
The project will support weather forecasting, warning, and flood resilience in the Kelani river basin.
Flooded street in Paris
Drilling deep into the Greenland ice sheet, researchers reconstructed the jet stream's tumultuous past and found that climate-caused disruptions are likely to have drastic weather-related consequences for societies on both sides of the Atlantic.
To help prevent a repeat of the catastrophic damage, UNDP has invested in flood protection civil works along the river, including four flood protection river spurs and one embankment on the Gash.
Disaster resiliency and recovery resources- A guide for rural communities
USDA Rural Development (RD) developed this guide as a resource for rural communities seeking disaster resiliency and recovery assistance.
United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Office in Incheon for Northeast Asia and Global Education and Training Institute for Disaster Risk Reduction
Trilateral Cooperation Secretariat