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Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Ethiopia

Overview of project aimed to help poor rural areas reduce their vulnerability to water related shocks and improve their quality of life.

Content Type: Resource
Date: Jul 2014
Location: World

In 2006–07, the Water and Sanitation Program (WSP) initiated research to identify barriers to service delivery for the urban poor. The findings of the research were presented in the Guidance Notes...

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Living with risk: a global review of disaster reduction is the first comprehensive effort by the United Nations system to take stock of disaster reduction initiatives throughout the world. The...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

While many people are aware of the terrible impact of disasters throughout the world, few realize that this is a problem that we can do something about. This report, Living with Risk: A Global...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This video presents the work of the University of Denver Kibera Working Group and his partners. Their goal is to conduct research and develop a model of sustainable and scalable water and...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

There is some mordant irony that in the last 18 months parts of the world have witnessed colossal damage and loss of life due to the excess of water, at a time when the diminishing stock of...

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Date: Feb 2014

This report uses the Global Strategy for Shelter to the Year 2000 as the basis for describing "enabling" strategies and processes in the field of shelter provision and improvement. A...

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According to the Meteorological Department 2012 recorded the worst flood and landslide in the Chittagong region in Bangladesh in the last 60 years, and in terms of rainfall in short span of time....

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Publisher(s): Sanitation Hackathon
Date: Feb 2014

Tanzanian software developers, geographic information specialists and journalists travelled to Rufiji Rural and Tandale districts in order to better understand the sanitation challenges on the...

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This thematic review report on urban risk reduction in Asia was prepared by the Asia Regional Task Force on Urban Risk Reduction (RTF-URR) in the context of progress review in the implementation...

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