Typhoon Resistant housing for the porrest of the poor in the Philippines, in "Reconstruction After Disaster"

Chapter 8 in the book "Reconstruction After Disaster: Issues and Practices". This chapter provides tips on building disaster proof for the low income population in the Philippines.

The key aspect for the design is the strengthening of the structure to enable it to withstand typhoons. An essential aspect of the design is that it should be easy to understand and build, thus making it acceptable to local people who can be trained in the simple methods necessary