Where we work

Where we work
UNDRR works with partners around the world to reduce disaster risk and build resilient communities. UNDRR’s regional and liaison offices provide global outreach and ensure strategic engagement with Member States as well as regional, national and local authorities and institutions.

Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, UNDRR has a small, nimble work team of around 120 staff members who work with partners around the world to reduce disaster risk and impact, and build resilient communities.

Based in Nairobi, Kenya, we coordinate DRR initiatives in support of 44 Member States in Sub-Saharan Africa.
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Arab States
Based in Cairo, Egypt, we support the 22 Arab States and communities to build their resilience to disasters.
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Asia and Pacific
Based in Bangkok, Thailand, we support disaster risk reduction efforts across the Asia-Pacific region.
Europe and Central Asia
Covering 55 countries, we support the development of policies and actions towards a more resilient future.
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Bonn, Germany
We advocate and promote synergies between DRR, climate change and ultimately sustainable development.
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Kobe, Japan
We offer DRR expertise and promote stakeholder engagement, supporting partners around the world to reduce disaster risk and build resilience.
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New York
UNDRR’s New York Liaison Office (NYLO) provides policy advice and support to Member States and intergovernmental processes.
Incheon, Korea
The UNDRR Office for Northeast Asia & Global Education and Training Institute (UNDRR ONEA & GETI).
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Suva, Fiji
The UNDRR Sub-Regional Office supports disaster risk reduction efforts across the Pacific.

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