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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Social participation is deemed to have strong bearing on the health and life quality of older people. The objective of the present study was to identify major factors associated with social...

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Publisher(s): UK Shelter Forum
Date: Feb 2014
Location: India

This 1research examines the relevance of tradition and culture in post-disaster reconstruction, through the use of a detailed case study: the fishing communities of Tamil Nadu, India. Meeting the...

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This article in Building Ethiopia - Sustainability and Innovation in Architecture and Design (Volume I) discusses the implementation of two vaulting construction techniques in the context of...

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A tool for settlement workers to help them understand the Burmese culture. Provides and overview of ethnicity diversity, refugees, cultural and social background.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This tool is a visual method of identifying and representing perceptions of key institutions (formal and informal) and individuals inside and outside a community and their relationships and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

This study is undertaken with an aim to present the gender scenario in Pakistan from 1999 till 2007.
The overall objective is to critically analyze the policy environment, socio cultural...

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Publisher(s): UK Shelter Forum
Date: Feb 2014
Location: India

Here is a presentation of a classroom building project in a stone quarry worker settlement in Navi Mumbai, India as a case study for demonstrating the notion of architectural collaboration as a...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

This chapter makes use of two relatively new data sets to explore some of the factors still limiting girls’ participation in primary school, even in the context of the rapid growth of private...

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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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The resurgence of the Taliban movement and its affiliate organisations in the Swat Valley of Pakistan
since 2004, combined with military operations in 2009 and the displacement of residents...

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