This version of The WHO e-atlas of disaster risk for the European Region, Volume 1. Exposure to natural hazards is the product of contributions by several individuals. The data collection and analysis, implementation of the models and documentation of the methodology were carried out by Zine El Abidine El Morjani, Taroudant Poly-Disciplinary Faculty of the Ibn Zohr University of Agadir, Morocco. The elaboration of the models was carried out by Zine El Abidine El Morjani and Steeve Ebener, WHO Mediterranean Centre for Health Risk Reduction. Coordination of the e-atlas project and review of the methodology documents and resulting analysis was carried out by Steeve Ebener. The e-atlas maps were generated by Robert Colombo, Beatriz Gonzalez and Sarah Antos, WHO Mediterranean Centre for Health Risk Reduction. Contribution to the strategic direction of the work and content of the DVD was received from Altaf Musani, WHO Mediterranean Centre for Health Risk Reduction, Gerald Rockenschaub, Christophe Pierre Bayer and Gabit Ismailov, WHO Regional Office for Europe.