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Non IUCN Publication

Building resilience to disasters through partnerships : lessons from the Hyogo Framework for Action

The paper outlines the modus operandi of the International Strategy for Disaster Reduction partnership in working with and empowering stakeholders to build partnerships and political legitimacy for international agreements in the context of disaster risk reduction.

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2013
Non IUCN Publication

The role of hydrometeorological services in disaster risk management

Sponsored and co-organized by the World Bank Europe and Central Asia Disaster Risk Management team, the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR), and the World Meteorological Organization (WMO), the purpose of this workshop was to share best practices and experience i

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Making cities resilient report 2012

This report is a product of cities' and local governments' efforts to protect their cities and make them safer and productive places to live and work.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Drought contingency plans and planning in the Greater Horn of Africa : a desktop review of the effectiveness of drought contingency plans and planning in Kenya, Uganda and Ethiopia

This paper is a UNISDR contribution towards effective Drought Contingency Planning (DCP) for stakeholders and partners implementing drought risk reduction programmes in the Greater Horn of Africa (GHA).

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the Pacific : an institutional and policy analysis

The objective of this study is to provide an analysis of the current level of integration of disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the region, with an emphasis on the policy and institutional environment.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

How to make cities more resilient : a handbook for local government leaders : a contribution to the Global Campaign 2010-2015

This Handbook for Local Government Leaders provides mayors, governors, councillors and others with a generic framework for risk reduction and points to good practices and tools that are already being applied in different cities for that purpose.

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2012
Non IUCN Publication

Disaster relief 2.0 : the future of information sharing in humanitarian experiences

The report analyzes how the humanitarian community and the emerging volunteer and technical communities worked together in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake in Haiti, and recommends ways to improve coordination between them in future emergencies.

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2011
Non IUCN Publication

Toolkit for national platforms for disaster risk reduction in Africa

This toolkit outlines actions, examples and resources available for those with the responsibility for invigorating their country’s national platform for disaster risk reduction (DRR) or participating in it.

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2010
Non IUCN Publication

Protecting development gains : reducing disaster vulnerability and building resilience in Asia and the Pacific

The 2010 Asia-Pacific Disaster Report (APDR) is the first biennial report of the Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific (ESCAP) and the United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction for Asia and the Pacific (UNISDR AP) office.

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2010
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Making disaster risk reduction gender-sensitive : policy and practical guidelines

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2009
Non IUCN Publication

Living with risk : a global review of disaster reduction initiatives, 2004 version

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2004