Useful guides, reports and best practices for improving resilience.

Community Resilience

A guide of key steps to producing a community emergency plan

Cyber Resilience

An NCSC guide with advice for small businesses on protecting themselves from the most common cyber-attacks.
Guidance on how organisations can protect themselves in cyberspace, including the 10 steps to cyber security.
An easy to follow guide with tips on protecting yourself and your company against cyber-attacks.
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 look at, and help with, cyber security and resilience of small businesses.


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

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.