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International Flood Initiative

 IFI Publication

IFI Pamphlet (PDF, 843KB)

IFI Brochure (PDF, 1.2MB)

  Newsletters and Press Releases

IFI Newsletter

star   ISSUE No.1 March 2009 (PDF, 735KB)

The first issue of the IFI Newsletter has been published. In this issue you will read about IFI news and coming events as well as two interviews with IFI partners.

The IFI Newsletter is a semiannual and non-comercial publication to develope information networking and promote the exposure of the IFI activities.  It is published and distributed by ICHARM as the IFI Secretariat. For subscription, please send a blank body email with the subject of "Newsletter Subscribe" to

 IFI Reports

IFI session in the 4th World Water Forum (WWF)- Mexico 2006:The objective of the session was to promote international cooperative activities for integrated flood risk management among various UN agencies and related intergovernmental and scientific organizations participating in the International Flood Initiative (IFI). Main contributors includeded ICHARM, UNESCO, WMO, UN-ISDR, UNU-EHS, IAHS, and IAHR. Download (PDF, 66KB)

IFI Concept prepared by WMO-UNESCO Joint-Task Team in collaboration with UNU and IAHS. Download (PDF, 94KB)

 IFI Presentations 

IFI by A. Szollosi Nagy (UNESCO), Canad 2004:  Download (PDF,3.6MB)

IFI by P. Hubert (IAHS), Hungary 2007: Download (PDF,1.2MB)

IFI session, IFI introduction and Flood Disaster Prepardenss ISO proposal by K. Takeuchi, Canada, Toronto 2008: Download (PPT, 1.1 MB)

IFI introduction by Ali Chavoshian, ICHARM 2008: Download (PPT, 2.3 MB)