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Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indonesia

A report on creating earthquake resistant housing that considers indigenous principles, knowledge and techniques on the island Nias in Indonesia.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands are now being assisted to retain peace and stability by an organisation sponsored by a group of South Pacific countries including Australia and New Zealand. The Regional...

Content Type: Resource
Publisher(s): Island
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Rationale for moving from a t-shelter unit constructed completely from Bamboo to a technologically advanced permanent hybrid unit constructed from Interlocking Compressed Earth Blocks (ICEB) and...

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Date: Feb 2014

This document presents details about a number of community-supported school construction projects across the World. Renderings, technical drawings and photographs are included.

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indonesia

On December 26th 2004 a major earthquake caused a Tsunami in the region of the Indian Ocean. The epicentre of the quake lay offshore the Indonesian Island of Sumatra close to its neighbouring...

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This document can also be found on the official website of the National Center on Elder Abuse (NCEA): https://ncea.acl.gov/ ....

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Publisher(s): UNEP
Date: Jul 2021
Location: World, Barabados, SIDS

This document can also be found on the official website of the United Nations Environmental Programme (UNEP):www.unep.org. The...

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A safe house must be based on a strong foundation and therefore it must be given primary attention. Problems with foundations not properly designed lead to unequal settlement, cracking of walls...

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Date: Jan 2020
Location: Bahamas

On 1 September 2019, Hurricane Dorian made landfall as a Category 5 hurricane on Abaco Islands, The Bahamas, before moving over Grand Bahama Island, The Bahamas. As of 29 October, the official...

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