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Content Type: Resource
Sector(s):
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Zimbabwe

Heat Wave Distribution Map

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Mozambique

This document presents the spatial distribution of heat wave hazard for the WHO e-atlas of disaster risk, volume 1: exposure to natural hazards, Version
2.0.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Ethiopia

The e-Atlas provides such a tool, with information on where and what types of natural hazards may occur and which communities are most likely to be affected. It will help in developing appropriate...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This study makes a comparative analysis of 15 cities in the Asian region, including some megacities, medium sized cities, and smaller cities, in their capacity to absorb stress, to manage it and...

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

This project is part of a larger series of field tests looking at the thermal and moisture performance of different liner insulation types.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The purpose of this manual is to present some of the knowledge gained during the past thirty years in the field of timber drying using solar energy. It aims to provide sufficient information for...

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

Blacksmithing transforms metals in its physical structure and appearance by heating and hammering. In his brief, materials are restricted ferrous metals, that is, the range of irons and steels....

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Severely damaged by the waves and with little protection from the sea, Maldivian island of Raa Kan'Dholhudhoo is nowconsidered unviable and abandoned. With help from UNICEF and other partners...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The Gammax design has been deployed in various rough areas throughout the past decade, serving mainly as accommodation. The winterized version has been selected by international NGO's and UN...

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Taking into account the difficulties in landing an artisanal canoe on these coastal areas with predominant heavy swell and the tidal waves phenomenon, IDAF (Programme for Integrated Development of...

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