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Content Type: Resource
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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Solomon Islands

The Solomon Islands are now being assisted to retain peace and stability by an organisation sponsored by a group of South Pacific countries including Australia and New Zealand. The Regional...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indonesia

A report on creating earthquake resistant housing that considers indigenous principles, knowledge and techniques on the island Nias in Indonesia.

Content Type: Resource
Publisher(s): Island
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Rationale for moving from a t-shelter unit constructed completely from Bamboo to a technologically advanced permanent hybrid unit constructed from Interlocking Compressed Earth Blocks (ICEB) and...

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Date: Feb 2014

This document presents details about a number of community-supported school construction projects across the World. Renderings, technical drawings and photographs are included.

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Indonesia

On December 26th 2004 a major earthquake caused a Tsunami in the region of the Indian Ocean. The epicentre of the quake lay offshore the Indonesian Island of Sumatra close to its neighbouring...

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

Mousini, an island in the Indian sunderbans Delta is extremely vulnerable to climate hazards. The presentation talks about GOAL's Disaster Risk Reduction interventions in the island with...

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A safe house must be based on a strong foundation and therefore it must be given primary attention. Problems with foundations not properly designed lead to unequal settlement, cracking of walls...

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

Although we need buildings to lead our lives, they can contribute against sustainability, which the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) defines as forms of progress that...

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Publisher(s): CARITAS Australia
Date: Feb 2014

This video forms part of an Early Childhood Education Teacher Training Toolkit DVD produced by Caritas Australia with the support of AusAID. Caritas Australia's Disaster Risk Management...

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