Research and analysis

Disaster vulnerability and resilience

Report looking at the core elements of vulnerability and resilience that can guide thinking about disaster risk reduction in the future.



This report explores the features which determine vulnerability, and introduces the resistance, resilience and transformation framework for disaster risk reduction. It examines methodologies, changing landscapes and how choices made now will influence future generations.

This review was commissioned as part of the Foresight project on reducing the risk of future disasters.

Published 27 November 2012