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This study focuses on impacts and responses to flood risk among the urban poor living in the highly vulnerable informal settlements in the Cape Flats of the City of Cape Town, South Africa and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Nigeria

This paper deals with the dynamics and challenges of Nigerian architecture in practice. The focus was on the trend and development of housing forms in Nigerian cities, the forces that have shaped...

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This document provides an overview of the current level of integration of environmental sustainability and disaster resilience in the building code of Bangladesh.

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

This working paper is one of a collection of papers, most of which were prepared for and presented at a festschrift
conference to honor the life’s work of Professor Thomas Weisskopf of the...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Given the increasing frailty and disability with age, social networks and social support play
cardinal role in the quality of life of older people in societies where formal support and...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

The study has been carried out to measure the incidence of government spending on health in Pakistan at provincial, both rural and urban level; using the primary data of the Pakistan Social...

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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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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Ethiopia

The purpose of this report is to analyse the extent to which gender-specific economic and social risks inform PSNP programme design and implementation, with the aim of informing ongoing...

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Date: Feb 2014

this report assesses both the local and global economic impacts of climate change in the Syrian Arab Republic. Syria is an important case study given the country’s location in a region that is...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Kenya

This book documents the methodology and findings from an Architecture Sans Frontières (ASF-UK) action research workshop, Change by Design, undertaken in Nairobi, Kenya, which explored the...

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