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Date: Feb 2014
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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
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The seismic performance of the few masonry structures present in the Kobe area and subjected to the severeHyogo-ken Nanbu earthquake is a minor concern when compared to the overwhelming damage...

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Publisher(s): Government of Japan
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Japan

This illustrated reference for school facilities planners and designers shows examples of seismic retrofitting of junior and senior high school buildings in two prefectures and their performance...

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Date: Jun 2014
Location: Japan

The aim of this publication is to serve as a guide for Hyogo Framework for Action (HFA) implementation for local governments and stakeholders by customizing the ISDR publication “Words Into Action...

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Date: Feb 2014
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Past and current seismic design provisions for steel structures in Japan are presented and compared with Canadian requirements. The performance of steel framed structures during the 17 January...

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The unprecedented scale of recent earthquakes in Chile, Haiti and Japan underlines the importance of having the body of knowledge and best practices easily available for affected governments in...

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Date: Feb 2014
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This document aimed at school administrators and those responsible for school maintenance examines 19 non-structural elements to identifiy retrofit techniques that can be introduced to mitigate...

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Disaster response in an urban environment presents a wide variety of challenges. Humanitarian organisations often have more experience of disaster response in rural settings, and local authorities...

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Date: Feb 2014
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Records and outcomes of the International Symposium 2008 on Earthquake Safe Housing, 28-29 November 2008, Tokyo, Japan. This document illustrates the work of the Housing Earthquake Safety...

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This document is intended to serve as a Sourcebook - a compilation of selected environmental
practices and lessons learned from past refugee operations. It is not exhaustive. Based on a...

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