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Disaster management is the "organization and management of resources and responsibilities for dealing with all humanitarian aspects of emergencies, in particular preparedness, response and recovery in order to lessen the impact of disasters.”
- http://www.ifrc.org/en/what-we-do/disaster-management/about-disaster-management (International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Society IFRC)
- Coppola, D.P.: Introduction to International Disaster Management. Oxford, 2006.
- Journal of Disaster Studies, Policy and Management.
- United Nations International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (UNISDR): 2009 UNISDR Terminology on Disaster Risk Reduction. Geneva, 2009.