The case for Self-Recovery

Bill Flinn, Holly Schofield and Luisa Miranda Morel's article The case for self-recovery, addresses the situation in which most families recovering from the catastrophe of a disaster rebuild their own homes. They also argue how the practice of self-recovery by non-displaced communities has potential for displaced populations too.This article is contained in Forced Migration Review Issue n.55 Shelter in Displacement. To read further on this, visit: and