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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Philippines

Thiscase study submitted by the Asian Disaster Preparedness Centerto the Food Agricultural Organization deals with natural calamities in the Philippines. It also analyses the disaster risk...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This case study seeks to understand how local pastoral communities could play in the management of drought in Iran. It begins with an examination of the range of organisations that are involved in...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indonesia

This report summarizes the results of a study commissioned by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in 2007 that captures: the status of Indonesia’s institutional, policy and legal...

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At national level in most developing countries, hygiene and sanitation do not yet receive much attention, despite important health implications. The aim of this report is to explore the underlying...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Water is essential for human survival and progress. In the Pacific, countries face a range of unique challenges resulting from the islands' size, topography, geology, location, and climate....

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Timor-Leste

This UNDP'sguideline deals with the institutionalization of disaster risk management in Timor Leste. The Council of Ministers intended to create an institutional system enabling to reach...

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This case study examines the role of the affected state in humanitarian action. The following sections of this report provide a brief overview of the disaster itself and place this within the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Zimbabwe

It examines the political, economic and legal issues of land and tenure reforms, and highlights the importance of developing and consolidating a solid and flexible legal institutional framework...

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This research in Building Ethiopia - Sustainability and Innovation in Architecture and Design (volume I) poses an attempt to understand the dwelling typologies in the city of Addis Ababa in order...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Pakistan is a particularly relevant case study for
the research into the role of the affected state in
humanitarian action. It has suffered from two
major natural disasters...

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