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Agencies need to learn the 'new rules of the game' in urban pre and post-disaster response. This Case studie explores issues like complexity, range of actors, space, the importance of...

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“Pounds of Prevention” is a series of short articles that illustrate how disaster risk reduction works and why it is important. This case study on Guatemala, takes a behind-the-scenes look at aid...

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As an inmediate response to the Tsunami of December 2004, Swiss Red Cross with the financial contribution of Swiss Solidarity supported a reconstruction project with the objective of rebuilding...

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With the goal of improving the living conditions of the Tsunami-affected people in Sri Lanka, Swiss Solidarity and Helvetas financed a reconstruction project on the east coastDistrict of...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Viet Nam

Case study from 2010 about housing adaptation to typhoon in Vietnam. This also highlights the opportunities and barriers met by Development Workshop Vietnam and Development Workshop France...

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Shelter Projects 2010 is the third annual compilation of shelter programmes. This book contains summaries of shelter projects that have been implemented in response to conflicts, complex...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: China

Based on actual surveys after earthquakes in Taiwan, study maps behavior of populations during and after earthquakes. Important for shelter is how population distributed themselves amongst...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Uganda

This report explores the effects of cash transfers on local markets. It tests the hypothesis that ˜cash transfers to poor households lead to integration of markets in remote areas and strengthen...

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Publisher(s): Shelter Centre
Date: May 2009

An introduction to afternoon breakout groups was made explaining:
•    Demand-led research involving humanitarian shelter specialists with knowledge of the real problems on the ground and the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Asia is the most disaster-prone continent and low-income communities in many countries are highly vulnerable to the impact of hazards. In this paper post-disaster shelter reconstruction projects...

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