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Sector(s):
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

In Haiti, the multiplication of rental support projects led to do a study on the rental housing market in the metropolitan area of Port-au-Prince.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Cuba, Haiti, Iraq

There is now substantive cumulative evidence that trade embargoes cause severe civilian hardship and profound social and economic dislocation. Their impact goes beyond humanitarian crisis to...

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Publisher(s):
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

In 1980 Hurricane Allen brushed along the southern coast of Haiti and did considerable damage to several communities. Although damage was relatively light, Allen demonstrated that the majority of...

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Date: Feb 2014

Conclusions and Recommendations from the Evaluation Meeting.
More than 400 professionals from 48 countries met at this meeting to identify lessons learned with regard to the preparedness for...

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School safety and education are both key to reducing the impact of disasters. The role of education in reducing disaster risks is enshrined in all global commitments and frameworks. Foremost among...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

A key finding during UN-HABITAT's work after the earthquake in Haiti is that Port-au-Prince is at the epicenter of several challenges and stresses. These include not only earthquakes but also...

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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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After the devastating January 12, 2010, earthquake, USAID/OFDA initiated what became its largest-ever shelter and settlements sector program. Eventual spending exceeded $108 million to support a...

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A field reconnaissance in Haiti by a five-member team with expertise in seismology and earthquake engineering has revealed a number of factors that led to catastrophic losses of life and property...

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Publisher(s):
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This documents describes all the financial movements and justifications The World Bank suggests to rebuild Port-au-Prince and other cities hit by the 2010 Haiti's earthquake. It is extremely...

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