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Natural disasters, particularly extreme winds and floods, have been causing huge loss of lives and properties every year in Bangladesh. Most of the Bangladeshi population lives in rural areas...

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This paper deals specifically with issues pertaining to the improvement of kutcha housing (that is, houses made from bamboo, thatch and mud in which most of the population lives).

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This study describes the role of women in repairing and maintaining their houses and how education can help them to create more resilient housing.

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Discussion on Grameen bank's experiences with providing credit to enable low-income families to pay for housing improvements and on the model house.

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This paper attempts to focus on three issues - finding out the patterns of ethnic housing; assessing the relation between housing pattern and ecological system; analysing resistance capacity and...

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This paper looks at wind hazard zones in Bangladesh and how they can be protected against the wind.

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This paper discusses how the quality of houses can be improved through better design and use of more permanent building materials, which will consequently lead to lower damages during natural...

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This paper provides ethnographic data about the inclusion of sanitation systems within houses in Bangladesh.

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This paper through an empirical survey, investigated the implications of infrastructure investment on rural housing development and village environment.

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Recommendations from Multipurpose Cyclone Shelter Project applied to domestic buildings in Bangladesh.

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