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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

In recent years, earthquakes have shaken Japan, China, Indonesia and Haiti; flooding has swamped Pakistan and the Mississippi Delta; hurricanes have tested New Orleans and the Gulf Coast; and...

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Publisher(s): World Bank
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Th is study analyzes the key challenges facing the urban poor, given the risks
associated with climate change and disasters, particularly with regard to the
delivery of basic services...

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

This paper therefore presents two main levels of analysis. The first level reports what
academic research says is happening about climate change and violent conflict. The second
level...

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Presentation focuses on how to use ECP to inform Shelter and Settlement. Project in summary : 

  • First selected: Bangladesh and Vanuatu 
  • Information on the...
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The impacts of fire are beginning to be recognised as a significant risk in informal settlements, but are still often overshadowed by the focus on formal built settlements. This Framework has been...

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This guideline aims to promote best practices of prevention, preparedness and response that will reduce fire-related hazards among the residents of informal settlements, residential and non-...

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This resource aims to describe the burden of fires in displaced persons settlements and identify interventions/innovations that might address gaps in current humanitarian guidelines. The resource...

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Fire-related injuries are strongly associated with low-income and informal/temporary settlements, which are growing rapidly in an urbanising world. Fire policy and mitigation strategies in poorer...

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A collection of guidance material and tools to enable the identification and management of fire risk in settlements and vulnerable communities, with the aim of prevention, risk minimisation, or...

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This Collection of Shelter Training has five sessions to relate to technical shelter operations, including: Shelter and settlement options; Assessment, monitoring and evaluating; Shelter and...

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