Still Standing

Author: Theo Schilderman
Publisher: Practical Action Pub
ISBN: 9781853398407
Size: 76.14 MB
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This book describes the stories of the project beneficiaries and how their houses have changed, within contexts that have kept changing too.

Urban Disaster Resilience

Author: David Sanderson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317533941
Size: 37.38 MB
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Reconstruction in Vietnam: less to lose! Examples of the experience of
Development Workshop France in Vietnam. In Schilderman T. Parker E. Still
Standing? Looking Back at Reconstruction and Disaster Risk Reduction in
Housing. Rugby: ...

Recovery From Disaster

Author: Ian Davis
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317395271
Size: 21.44 MB
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Evaluation of the Reconstruction of Malkondji village, Maharashtra following the
Latur Earthquake of 1993. ... In Schilderman, T. and Parker, E. (eds), Still
Standing? Looking Back at Reconstruction and Disaster Risk Reduction in
Housing.

Kansas Charley

Author: Joan Jacobs Brumberg
Publisher: Penguin Books
ISBN: 9780142004883
Size: 50.90 MB
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Traces the century-old juvenile murder case of fifteen-year-old Charles Miller, citing such factors as his orphaned state at the age of six, his inability to find a safe home, the influences of poverty and abuse that led to his murder of ...

At Risk

Author: Benjamin Wisner
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 0415252164
Size: 25.68 MB
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The new edition of At Risk confronts a further ten years of ever more expensive and deadly disasters since it was first published and argues that extreme natural events are not disasters until a vulnerable group of people is exposed.

From Poverty To Power

Author: Duncan Green
Publisher: Oxfam
ISBN: 0855985933
Size: 76.27 MB
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Offers a look at the causes and effects of poverty and inequality, as well as the possible solutions.

Safer Homes Stronger Communities

Author: Abhas K. Jha
Publisher: World Bank Publications
ISBN: 9780821382684
Size: 46.19 MB
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This handbook is designed to guide public sector managers and development practitioners through the process of large-scale housing reconstruction after major disasters, based on the experiences of recent reconstruction programs in Aceh ...

Disaster Diplomacy

Author: Ilan Kelman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136653732
Size: 50.65 MB
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This volume investigates disaster diplomacy case studies from around the world, in a variety of political and disaster circumstances, from earthquakes in Greece and Turkey affecting these neighbours’ bilateral relations to volcanoes and ...

Adaptation To Climate Change

Author: Mark Pelling
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134022018
Size: 70.33 MB
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This text is the first comprehensive analysis of the social dimensions to climate change adaptation.