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The speaker drew upon his recent experience in Pakistan to discuss the challenges of urban reconstruction. He noted serious impacts of disagreements and misunderstandings over the use of terms to...

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Date: Jul 2008

The speaker shared concerns which arose following the earthquake operation in Pakistan. He also described efforts that were taken to develop a shelter to protect tents for use during the second...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Pakistan

Housing Scenario

Pakistan's annual requirement for construction of houses is more than 500,000 housing units to meet the backlog of 20 years. At present the number of housing units...

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Date: Jul 2008
Location: Pakistan

The speaker described the role of early recovery. The speaker stressed the need to start early recovery in parallel with relief operations, presenting them as complementary ways of assisting a...

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Date: Jul 2015
Location: London

 These posters have been prepared as a companion guide for the development and use of local materials, particularly soils, lime and pozzolans for construction in rural flood prone areas of...

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Date: Jul 2008
Location: Pakistan

The round table was preceded by an overview of the shelter response to date in Pakistan, where they worked respectively for CRS and CARE.

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Beginning in late July 2010, the flood waters in what was to
become Pakistan's worst natural disaster began to spread. Homes, businesses
and thousands of acres of farmland were...

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Intense storms and a major cyclone at the end of June and early July 2007 caused severe flooding in Pakistan, displacing over 300,000 people and affecting more than 2.5 million. Balochistan and...

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Date: Jul 2008

Maggie Stephenson, UN-Habitat, offered an additional presentation and then opened the discussion on the aftermath of the Pakistan earthquake in which some 600,000 houses had been destroyed, and...

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Date: Jul 2015
Location: London

This manual has been prepared as a guide for the development and use of local materials, particularly soils, lime and pozzolans for construction in rural flood prone areas of Pakistan, where...