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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World
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Most houses in rural India are masonry houses. The masonry walls are built with burnt clay brick or natural stone masonry. Many choices are made across India for the roof. For instance, a sloping...

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This presentation covered topics including:

1. Urban disasters
2. HLP
3. Cash Programming
4. DRR working group/protection working group
5. WB-Cities and flooding...

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Date: Oct 2018
Location: Europe

This work is part of a larger study developing a European-wide loss estimation framework. Seismic loss estimation is an important tool for governments and individuals (through insurance) to...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Disaster risk management (DRM), including disaster risk reduction (DRR), has received increased attention in Pakistan since the 2005 earthquake and the 2010 floods. In particular, development...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The Great Hanshin-Awaji Disaster (Kobe Earthquake) caused huge damages to buildingstructures, especially to old or non-engineered buildings. It has strongly beenrecognized that the strengthening...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Pakistan is a particularly relevant case study for
the research into the role of the affected state in
humanitarian action. It has suffered from two
major natural disasters...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Early recovery is about shifting the focus from saving lives to restoring livelihoods, thuseffectively preventing recurrence of disasters and harnessing conditions for human development.One month...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Earthquake falls in the category of hazards which have low frequency probability ofoccurrence in a given area but highly disastrous consequences. The occurrence of anearthquake cannot be prevented...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This Working Paper presents a cross-Directorate Report on the economic, budgetary, regulatory and urbanpolicy implications of the earthquakes which struck the Marmara and Bolu areas of Turkey on...

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