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Publisher(s): Coursera
Date: Apr 2020
Location: All Countries

This course can be found on the Coursera Library at: https://www.coursera.org/learn/
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This document has kindly been shared by the Global Outbreak and Alert Response Network : https://extranet.who.int/goarn/

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Date: Oct 2019
Location: Nigeria

Nigeria has no functional national policy on the care and welfare of older persons. Changing demographics in Nigeria, in addition to the breakdown of the family structure and absence of a social...

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The impact of natural disasters on the older population is unlikely to diminish in the years to come due to the increasing number of older persons in Malaysia. Recent trends with respect to...

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Recovery is “processes through which those affected by disasters achieve desired levels of social well-being, quality of life, sense of place and belonging, and civic engagement”
(Tierney...

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Date: Sep 2019

Changing demographics in Nigeria, in addition to the breakdown of the family structure and absence of a social security system present unique challenges to the elderly in Nigeria. This paper...

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Date: Oct 2019

This collection includes materials related to elderly people's mental and sociopsychological needs in humanitarian contexts. Often overshadowed in mainstream literature, these materials address...

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This paper discusses ensuring adequate and sustainable housing delivery towards progressive urbanization in our cities thus constitutes a critical challenge to governance. In examining this...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This book addresses sustainable planning and construction after natural events such as earthquakes, floods, hurricanes, etc. and asserts it is yet possible, in theory and in practice, to construct...

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The objective of this paper was to describe the distribution of tuberculosis (TB) mortality by area in the municipality of Sa˜o Paulo, Brazil, from 1994 to 1998, and to evaluate its statistical...

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