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Date: Feb 2014
Location: India

A Hindi language guide for Earthquake Proof Housing Guidelines for Home Owners detailing earthquake proof building configurations, precautions and post-earthquake guidelines.

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This paper provides a synthesis of key lessons learned from relief responses to past earthquakes. The October 2005 South Asia earthquake presents unique challenges, particularly of scale and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Earthquake damages residential buildings and infrastructures alike. The damageswitnessed in the past tell a compelling story that among the damages caused toinfrastructures, damages to school...

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This paper aims to provide a distillation of the learning from thirty years of humanitarian response to earthquakes. It concentrates on issues of particular relevance in earthquakes. The paper...

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To reduce vulnerabilities to future earthquakes, it is very important to have a clear understanding of how and why the buildings failed in the previous one. This knowledge is necessary to...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Discusses the building construction found in the earthquake affected area in Northen Pakistan and the reasons and causes for large scale destruction to the buildings and infrastructure. Suggestes...

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Date: Feb 2014

This handbook provides an introduction to how to fasten home and office furnishings to minimize risk of injury and death in earthquakes

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This is a 4 page brochure explaining how the APELL approach can help communities in earthquake prone areas to better prepare for Earthquakes.

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Construction guidelines in urdu

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This book presents the concepts, procedures, and code provisions that are currently being used to make structures as earthquake resistant as is presently feasible. The book begins by describing...

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