Shelter Meeting 11b

<p> </p> <p style="text-align: justify; "><strong><img alt="" src="" style="width: 700px; height: 80px; " />Shelter Meeting 11b, themed “Natural Disaster Preparedness”, took place on 1<sup>st</sup> and 2<sup>nd</sup> November 2011 at La Pastorale in Geneva.  The Meeting was hosted by IOM with DFID as a donor.</strong></p> <p><img alt="" src="" style="margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left; width: 242px; height: 113px; " /></p> <p style="text-align: justify; ">Shelter Meeting 11b involved participation in Geneva and online from over 20 countries by representatives from 73 different agencies, including 3 donors, 4 IASC Clusters, 5 United Nations bodies, 1 International Organisation, 5 Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, 34 International NGOs, 23 independent consultants and 6 academic institutions. The leads of the 4 IASC Clusters offered updates. </p> <p style="text-align: justify; "> </p> <div><img alt="" src="" style="margin-left: 10px; margin-right: 10px; float: left; width: 242px; height: 133px; " />Remote presentations were given from India, Japan, Kenya, Pakistan, UK and USA.</div> <p>Videoconferencing during the 7th <a href="">CORE advisory group</a> included contributions from India and Indonesia. </p> <p style="text-align: justify; "> </p> <p style="text-align: justify; "><strong>Tuesday </strong>included presentations by the IFRC on their newly launched catalogue, “Transitional Shelters – Eight designs” and by Shelter Centre on their “Transitional Shelter Guidelines”.  These informed breakout groups on transitional approaches during the afternoon.  The day concluded with a live demonstration of a safe and efficient stove provided by the Women’s Refugee Commission.</p> <p style="text-align: justify; "><strong>Wednesday </strong>featured updates from four IASC clusters and an overview of all cluster activities by Niels Scott of OCHA.  The breakout groups on Wednesday focused on the flooding faced by Bangkok, with participants trying to decide how a response would best be prioritised.  In the afternoon UNICEF presented simultaneously from Nairobi and New York on temporary learning spaces.</p> <p p="" style="text-align: justify; "><strong>Shelter Meeting 11b Agenda and Downloadable Presentations  </strong></p> <table align="left" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 732px; "> <tbody> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6" colspan="2" style="width: 50px; "><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>Day 1, Shelter Meeting 11b, Tuesday 1st of November 2011</strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 50px; "><span style="color:#98b0d6;"><span style="color:#000000;">08:30   </span><strong>  </strong></span></td> <td><strong>Arrival and Coffee </strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>09:00  </td> <td><a href="">Welcome, agenda & introduction </a>- Tom Corsellis, Shelter Centre</td> </tr> <tr> <td>09:15</td> <td><strong>Welcome address</strong> - Nuno Nunes, IOM</td> </tr> <tr> <td>09:30  </td> <td><a href=""><strong>Ex-post shelter recovery: options and cases</strong></a> - Sanjaya Bhatia, International Recovery Platform in Kobe, Japan <img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " /></td> </tr> <tr> <td>09:50  </td> <td><a href="">Transitional Shelters - Eight Designs</a> - Ela Serdaroglu, IFRC</td> </tr> <tr> <td>10:10  </td> <td><a href="">PASSA (Participatory Approach for Safe Shelter Awareness) </a>- Sandra D'Urzo, IFRC</td> </tr> <tr> <td>10:35  </td> <td><a href="">Review of Transitional Shelter Guidelines Draft </a>- Christoph Müller, Shelter Centre</td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>11:00  </strong></span></td> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>Coffee Break</strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td>11:30</td> <td><a href="">Shelter in different climates</a> - Vincent Virgo, MSF</td> </tr> <tr> <td>11:45</td> <td><strong>MSF current investment in temporary structures</strong> - Jérôme Michon, MSF</td> </tr> <tr> <td>12:00</td> <td><a href="">Introduction of the new MSF construction Manual</a> - Paul Cabrera, MSF</td> </tr> <tr> <td>12:20</td> <td><a href="">Transitional tents project </a>- Laura Martinelli, Shelter Centre</td> </tr> <tr> <td>12:45</td> <td><strong>Introduction to breakout groups</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><strong><span style="color:#f0f8ff;">13:00</span></strong></td> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><strong><span style="color:#f0f8ff;">Lunch </span></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>14:00</td> <td><a href=""><strong><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />Coping with Climate Change events in the Sunderbans</strong></a> - Sujoy Chaudhury, GOAL India in Kolkata, India</td> </tr> <tr> <td>14:15</td> <td><strong>Breakout groups on transitional approaches</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong><br /></strong></td> <td><strong>Group A - Transitional Tents</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong><br /></strong></td> <td><strong>Group B - Transitional Shelter</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong><br /></strong></td> <td><strong>Group C - Transitional housing</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>14:55</td> <td><strong>Feedback </strong>- 5 Minutes presentations from breakout groups</td> </tr> <tr> <td>15:10</td> <td><strong>Conclusions</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><strong><span style="color:#f0f8ff;">15:30</span></strong></td> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><strong><span style="color:#f0f8ff;">Coffee Break</span></strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>16:00</td> <td><a href="">Connecting housing, livelihoods and reconstruction</a> - Theo Schilderman, Practical Action</td> </tr> <tr> <td>16:25</td> <td><a href="">CORE Regional Humanitarian Capacity Building Workshops</a> - Alistair Hung, Shelter Centre</td> </tr> <tr> <td>16:50</td> <td><a href="">An evaluation of the 2010 Haiti Earthquake</a> - Alfonso Calzadilla, IFRC</td> </tr> <tr> <td>17:20</td> <td><a href=""><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />Fuel and firewood initiative, followed by live demonstration</a> - Erin Patrick, Women's Refugee Commission in New York, USA</td> </tr> <tr> <td>17:50</td> <td><strong>End of day </strong></td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <table align="left" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" style="width: 732px; "> <tbody> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6" colspan="2" style="width: 50px; "><strong style="color: rgb(240, 248, 255); ">Day 2, Shelter Meeting 11b, Wednesday 2nd of November 2011</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td style="width: 50px; ">09:00</td> <td><strong>Arrival and coffee</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>09:30</td> <td><a href="">7th Advisory Group Meeting for the Common Humanitarian Regional Training Workshop - Asia</a> - Nuno Nunes, IOM</td> </tr> <tr> <td>10:00</td> <td><a href="">Shelter and settlements working group update</a> - Mohamed Hilmi, InterAction</td> </tr> <tr> <td>10:30</td> <td><a href=""><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />Humanitarian Communications & Information Needs Assesment </a>- Jacobo Quintanilla, Internews in Nairobi, Kenya and Anita Shah, Infoasaid in the UK</td> </tr> <tr> <td>10:50</td> <td><a href="">Livestock sheltering </a>- Julia Macro, WSPA </td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>11:00</strong></span></td> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>Coffe Break</strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td>11:30</td> <td><a href=""><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />The ECB project </a>- Andrea Stewart, ECB project in the UK</td> </tr> <tr> <td>11:50</td> <td><a href="">Updates from Emergency shelter and CCCM Clusters in Haiti</a> - Francesca Lubrano di Giunno, IOM</td> </tr> <tr> <td>12:10</td> <td><strong>Cluster updates</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td><a href="">Early Recovery Cluster Update</a> - Ivan Draganic, UNDP</td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td><a href="">Camp Co-ordination and Camp Management Cluster (CCCM)</a> - Andrew Cusack, UNHCR</td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td><a href="">Cluster update overview, Transformative Agenda </a>- Niels Scott, UN OCHA</td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td><strong>Emergency Shelter</strong> - Miguel Urquia, UNHCR</td> </tr> <tr> <td> </td> <td><a href="">WASH Cluster Update</a> - Franck Bouvet, UNICEF</td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>13:00</strong></span></td> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>Lunch </strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td>14:00</td> <td><a href="">Joint IDP Profiling Service</a> - Chele Degruccio, UNHCR</td> </tr> <tr> <td>14:20</td> <td><a href="">Humanitarian Understanding Bases (HUBs)</a> - Tom Corsellis, Shelter Centre</td> </tr> <tr> <td>14:35</td> <td><strong>Breakout groups on responding to major urban flooding</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong><br /></strong></td> <td><strong>Group A - supporting national authorities</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong><br /></strong></td> <td><strong>Group B - shelter specific interventions</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td><strong><br /></strong></td> <td><strong>Group C - implications for interventions in collective centres </strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>15:00</td> <td><strong>Feedback </strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>15:05</td> <td><strong>Conclusions</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>15:10</td> <td><a href=""><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />One Room Shelters</a> - Carlo Gherardi, IOM in Pakistan</td> </tr> <tr> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>15:30</strong></span></td> <td bgcolor="#98B0D6"><span style="color:#f0f8ff;"><strong>Coffee Break </strong></span></td> </tr> <tr> <td>16:00</td> <td><a href=""><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />Temporary learning spaces in emergency situations</a>  - Annika Grafweg, UNICEF in Nairobi, Kenya and Carlos Vasquez in New York, USA</td> </tr> <tr> <td>16:20</td> <td><a href="">Qatar shelter initiative</a> - Bowman Heiden and Desirée Bartosiak, Design Zone, Qatar Foundation</td> </tr> <tr> <td>16:40</td> <td><a href="">Life Cycle Assesment of Alternative Building Materials </a>- Corinna Salzer, Eidgenössische Technische Hochshule Zürich </td> </tr> <tr> <td>17:00</td> <td><strong>Environmental Accountability</strong> - Jake Zarins, NRC</td> </tr> <tr> <td>17:10</td> <td><a href="">Urban assistance in Baghdad</a> - Øyvind Nordlie, NRC </td> </tr> <tr> <td>17:30</td> <td><strong>End of day</strong></td> </tr> <tr> <td>Extra</td> <td><a href=""><img alt="" src="" style="float: left; width: 20px; height: 17px; " />Schools and Child friendly spaces</a> - T. Whitworth, Save The Children Liberia </td> </tr> </tbody> </table> <p> </p> <p p="" style="text-align: justify; "> </p> <p p="" style="text-align: justify; "> </p> <p style="text-align: justify; "> </p> <p><strong>Participants</strong></p> <p>Theo Schilderman, Practical Action</p> <p>Tim Foster, Care International</p> <p>Jake Zarins, NRC</p> <p>Alain Geiger, Swiss Solidarity</p> <p>David Sacca, Independent consultant</p> <p>Chiara Jasna Vaccaro, UNHCR</p> <p>Kip Scheidler, Habitat for Humanity International</p> <p>Elizabeth Palmer, Independent consultant</p> <p>Lokuju Peter, Islamic Relief Worldwide</p> <p>Seki Hirano, CRS</p> <p>Marcello Fodde, MSF</p> <p>Mike Meaney, Habitat for Humanity International</p> <p>Tim Pitt, ICRC</p> <p>Vincent Virgo, MSF</p> <p>Alison Killing, Independent consultant</p> <p>Kate Crawford, Care International</p> <p>Martin Sjoholm, MSB, Swedish Civil contingencies Agency</p> <p>Sandra D'urzo, IFRC</p> <p>Ela Serdaroglu, IFRC</p> <p>Mohamed Hilmi, Interaction</p> <p>Anne Zeidan, ICRC</p> <p>Marina Marinov, Government specialised group for construction</p> <p>Anton Joehr, Swiss Red Cross</p> <p>Maria Prieto, Independent consultant</p> <p>Corinna Salzer, ETHZ</p> <p>Lokuju Peter, Islamic Relief Worldwide</p> <p>Shailesh Kataria, RICS Disaster Management Commission</p> <p>Douglas Murray-Jones, RICS Disaster Management Commission</p> <p>Niels Scott, UN OCHA</p> <p>Øyvind Nordlie, NRC</p> <p>Alistair Cook, Engineers Without Borders UK</p> <p>Ludovic Boyer, CartONG</p> <p>Nathalie Luyet Girardet, HEPIA</p> <p>Bettina Morgenstern, German Red Cross</p> <p>Neil Brighton, Independent consultant</p> <p>Fiona Kelling, Independent consultant</p> <p>Gabriel Fernandez del Pino, Care International UK</p> <p>Sonia Molina Metzger, Independent consultant</p> <p>Andrew Cusack, UNHCR</p> <p>Delphine Brun, UNICEF</p> <p>David Curtis, MSF</p> <p>Alain  Nussbaumer, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne</p> <p>Gary Prinz, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne</p> <p>Alfonso Calzadilla, EPYPSA</p> <p>Hugh Earp, Independent consultant</p> <p>Paul Cabrera Estrada, MSF (OCBA)</p> <p>Brett Moore, World Vision International</p> <p>Mark Wooding, Medair</p> <p>Jérôme Michon, MSF</p> <p>Francesca Lubrano di Giunno, IOM</p> <p>Julia Macro, WSPA</p> <p>Ivan Draganic, UNDP</p> <p>Chele Degruccio, UNHCR</p> <p>Meredith Sisa, CHF International</p> <p>Nuno Nunes, IOM</p> <p>Miguel Urquia, IFRC</p> <p>Franck Bouvet, UNICEF</p> <p>Bowman Heiden, Qatar Foundation</p> <p>Desirée Bartosiak, Qatar Foundation</p> <p>Daniel Wyss, SKAT</p> <p>Charles Kelly, Independent Consultant</p> <p>Sam Carmalt, SW Consulting SA</p> <p>Brenda Coughlan, DFID</p> <p>Isabelle de Muyser-Boucher, UN OCHA</p> <p>Sophie Malaguti, UNHCR</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Remote Participants via WebEx </strong></p> <p>Alex Talmon-l'Armée, Western Balkans Investment Framework Technical Assistance</p> <p>Peter Roberts, Independent consultant (Peters Organisation)</p> <p>Liz Maly, International Recovery Platform</p> <p>Sanjaya  Bhatia, International Recovery Platform</p> <p>Annika Grafweg, UNICEF - humanitarian schools</p> <p>Kaat Boon, Croix Rouge Luxembourg</p> <p>Thomas Whitworth, Save the Children</p> <p>Dave Hodgkin, Benchmark Consulting</p> <p>Anita Shah, Infoasaid</p> <p>Matthew Jelacic, University of Colorado - Mortensen Center in Engineering for Developing Communities</p> <p>Adam Kalopsidiotis, Independent Consultant</p> <p>Elizabeth Wagemann, University of Cambridge</p> <p>Erin Patrick, Women's Refugee Commission</p> <p>Carlos Vasquez, UNICEF</p> <p>Carlo Gherardi, IOM Pakistan</p> <p>Anna Maria Selleri, UN-HABITAT Pakistan</p> <p>Simon Devine, Education for All</p> <p>Arif Khan, Islamic Relief Worldwide</p> <p>Ruth Kestermann, Arup Pty Ltd</p> <p>Morten Petersen, ECHO</p> <p>Mahasti Tafahomi,</p> <p>Robin Black, Habitat for Humanity Europe and Central Asia</p> <p>Janae Futrell, Independent consultant</p> <p>Andrea Stewart, ECB Project</p> <p>Alberto Preato, Africa70; Basic Initiative</p> <p>Jacques Samson, Independent consultant</p> <p>Silva Ferretti, Independent consultant</p> <p>Bruce LeBel, World Shelters</p> <p>Carina Andreas, Independent consultant</p> <p>Sujoy Chaudhury, GOAL India</p> <p>Marcelo Martel, PUCRS Brazil</p> <p>Dave Curtis, Independent consultant</p> <p>Kay Strasser, Architecture for Humanity</p> <p>Jacobo Quintanilla, Internews</p> <p>Charles Parrack, CENDEP</p> <p>Timothy Mutunga, NRC</p> <p>Jeroen  Quanjer, Shelter Research Unit</p> <p>Bill Flinn, CENDEP</p> <p>Baard Sylling, Independent Consultant</p> <p>Malcolm Johnstone, Independent Consultant</p> <p>Rumana Kabir, Independent Consultant</p>