GLIDE Enabled Sites:
The following are links websites that contain disaster information enriched with GLIDEnumbers.
Some of these sites are in the process of adding the identifiers to its databases. Keep
in mind that disaster databases from different institutions have different inclusion criteria
and coverage, and depend likely on different data sources. We ask you not to expect every disaster to be already included and GLIDEnumber coded in every
||Asian Disaster Reduction Center - ADRC
Hitomiraikan 5F, 1-5-2, Wakinohamakaigan-dori, Chuo-ku, Kobe 651-0073,
Tel: (81-78) 262 5540 Fax: (81-78) 262 5546
Enter ADRC's website
Link to Latest Disaster Information
ADRC proposed and pioneered the GLIDE initiative
||Center for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters- CRED
Université Catholique de Louvain - Ecole de Santé Publique
30.94 Clos Chapelle-aux-Champs - 1200 Brussels - Belgium
Tel: +32 (0)2 764 33 27 - Fax: +32 (0)2 764 34 41 -
Enter CRED's website
Link to EM-DAT International Disaster Database
CRED kindly provided it's database to create the initial GLIDEnumber set.
Geneva:Office for the Coordination
of Humanitarian Affairs
United Nations,Palais des Nations 1211 Geneva 10 Switzerland.
Phone: (41 22) 917.1234 Fax: (41 22) 917.0023 email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Enter ReliefWeb's website
Search ReliefWeb Disaster Database
OCHA/ReliefWeb has supported the GLIDE initiative and partially funded the development of this site.
La Red de Estudios Sociales en Prevención de Desastres en América Latina
Proyecto DesInventar, OSSO - Torre Ingenierú}, Piso 4, Universidad del Valle, Cali Colombia
Tel: (57 2) 3301661, Fax: (57 2) 3313418
LA RED website
Search DesInventar Database
LA RED has joined the GLIDE initiative, partially funded the development of this site and
provided it with DesInventar Online base code.
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as stated in our How to Join section
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