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A field reconnaissance in Haiti by a five-member team with expertise in seismology and earthquake engineering has revealed a number of factors that led to catastrophic losses of life and property...

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Development Plan for Land and Urban Management 2. Strengthening National Capacity Coordination and Support to Local Initiatives 3. Capacity Building for Local Actors

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This document was prepared for œArchitecture for Humanity? in the aftermath of the 2010 Haiti earthquake. It is intended to provide some general recommendations for improved building practices in...

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Publisher(s): Shelter Case Studies
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

The case study about Haiti in this edition of 'Shelter Projects' reflects the on-going challenges posed by responses to the complex emergency in Haiti

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More than 20 percent of the debris is recycled to make tiles, stairs and paving stones. So far, 80 percent of the 10 million cubic metres of rubble from the earthquake have been cleared from the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This resource documents IOM's response to the Haiti earthquake. Included is a brief summary of re-location efforts and a case study of its transitional shelter projects. The document also...

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The following cases study gives an overview of the Cordaid transitional shelter response in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake. 151 transitional shelter units were established in the initial...

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The unprecedented scale of recent earthquakes in Chile, Haiti and Japan underlines the importance of having the body of knowledge and best practices easily available for affected governments in...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This handbook documents Catholic Relief Service’s experience in planning and implementing its urban transitional shelter response in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The publication highlights challenges,...

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This living document looks at host community support in post-Earthquake Haiti. It provides initial guidelines using a multi-sectoral approach to tracking displaced people, understanding their...

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