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 Smoke in the home from cooking on wood, dung and crop waste kills nearly one million children a year. In its report, Smoke: the Killer in the Kitchen, published in 2004, Practical Action...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This case study reviews a participatory action research project, ˜Building in Partnership: Participatory Urban Planning' (BiP: PUP), implemented by the international non- governmental...

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Philippines

These materials have often been regarded as waste and thrown away but it is possible to use fine biomass residues as a fuel source. This brief looks at some recent developments." References...

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Zimbabwe

Overview of community based disaster risk management in Matabeleland South, Zimbabwe. The report also lists a group of actors and their responsibilities in the event of a disaster.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Zimbabwe

This Guide can be used as reference material to consult and gain essential background understanding of the concepts of livelihoods centred approaches to DRR (Part A) It can be used to understand...

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Bangladesh

A report on how Practical Action built low-cost disaster-resistant housing in Bangladesh. The organization aimed to improve the approaches taken by people while keeping the cost of the houses low...

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Kenya

This is guidelines for small businesses on how to make an upesi stove. The Upesi stove is a ceramic stove designed for rural areas of Kenya. It uses wood as its fuel source.

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2014

This technical brief describes the construction of a pipe-bending tool that you can make with only a small number of tools. It was originally field-tested in Malawi, Zimbabwe and Botswana.

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The project aims to reduce constrains imposed by inappropriate legislation and unsuitable procedures and their negative impact on the livelihoods of the urban poor. The stated goal and purpose of...

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Publisher(s): Practical Action
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Ethiopia

This paper emphasises the role of local knowledge, risk perceptions and decision patterns in analyzing changing pastoral livelihood strategies. Based on an intensive empirical case study within...

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