Useful guides, reports and best practices for improving resilience.

Cyber Resilience

Help for Board members to get to grips with cyber security.
Part of a larger guidance publication on implementing the EU Directive on the security of Network and Information Systems.
A guide from Pool Re and MWR on how to protect your business from cyber risks.


A summary of work undertaken in Fitzrovia (London) on business community resilience.
A programme pioneered by Mastercard to create a new model of public-private partnerships.
A programme by the World Bank Group that seeks to assist city governments to build greater resilience to climate and disaster risks.

Risk Assessments

A comprehensive review of the risks faced at the national level, what is being done to mitigate them, and where further information can be found.
A document detailing all risks considered relevant to London.
A review of the changing business and organisational risk landscape and what to do.
A guide highlighting the changing nature of risk and advice on managing changes to the risk landscape.
An examination of the challenges to the business sector for Brexit.

Risk Reduction

A public advice film on the steps one can take to keep safe in the rare event of a firearms of weapons attack with a view to helping you consider your own emergency plan.
An e-learning, counter-terrorism resource for all UK-based companies and organisations.
A guidance document to support planning at all levels of society when facing a possible influenza pandemic.
A plan reflecting the roles and responsibilities of Public Health England during an influenza pandemic.
Seven, internationally agreed global targets for disaster risk reduction and four priorities for action at Global, Regional, National and Local levels.
An extensive guidance document on security and safety in crowded places with sector specification.
Organisational advice on how to prepare for a marauding terrorist attack.
A scorecard to help monitoring and evaluating progress in implementing the Sendai Framework and enabling local disaster risk reduction strategies.