Global catastrophic risk and planetary boundaries: disaster risk reduction

This contributing paper presents a literature review on the Sustainable Development Goals and the Sendai Framework, global catastrophic risk, and planetary boundaries before undertaking a scenario analysis. | Continue reading | 6 days ago

Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2022

The central question for this Global Assessment Report on Disaster Risk Reduction 2022 (GAR2022) is how governance systems can evolve to better address the systemic risks of the future. Disaster impacts increasingly cascade across geographies and sectors. | Continue reading | 1 month ago

The human cost of disasters: an overview of the last 20 years

UNDRR report published to mark the International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction on October 13, 2020, confirms how extreme weather events have come to dominate the disaster landscape in the 21st century. | Continue reading | 1 year ago