Tsunami Housing Reconstruction Program Nagapattinam, Tamil Nadu, India

In response to the Tsunamii disasters caused in Tamil Nadu, India, the Swiss Red Cross with the financial contribution of Swiss Solidarity supported a reconstruction program with the objective of providing a physical habitat and community infrastructure to the disadvantaged minorities of the Nagapattinam District situated on the eastern coast of India. This case study presents background information, the design of the infrastructures and main programm results.