Documents and Publications


A Guide to Risk Management of Cultural Heritage, ICCROM, 2016

Heritage and Resilience, 2013

Managing Disaster Risks for World Heritage, UNESCO, 2010

Risk Preparedness: A Management Manual for World Cultural Heritage, ICCROM, 1998

Disaster Risk Management of Cultural Heritage in Urban Areas, Research Center for Disaster Mitigation of Urban Cultural Heritage, Ritsumeikan University (RitsDMUCH), 2013

PreventionWeb Editorial: Building Resilience by Reducing Disaster Risks to Cultural Heritage

National Disaster Management Guidelines for Cultural Heritage Sites and Precincts, Government of India, 2017


Risk Preparedness Under the 1954 Hague Convention


Preserving Haiti’s Gingerbread Houses- 2010 Earthquake Mission Report

Risk Management at Heritage Sites: A Case Study of the Petra World Heritage Site, UNESCO, 2012

Overview Report of Nepal Cultural Emergency Crowmap Initiative 

Cultural Emergency Tools and Programmes

AMAL in Heritage: tools and training for protecting heritage 

IFLA Emergency Preparedness Planning for Library Collections: Development of a Program and Lessons Learned

AIC Emergency Response and Salvage

Conventions, Statements, and  Frameworks

1954 Hague Convention for the Protection of Cultural Property in the Event of Armed Conflict

ICORP Statement- Istanbul 2012

ICOMO-ICORP Statement at UN-ISDR Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction: 2013 Geneva, Switzerland

UNESCO Strategy for Reducing Risks from Disasters at World Heritage Properties