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Content Type: Resource
Publisher(s): Women in Development
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Guatemala

This manual identifies and validates places in the process available for women and finds other places where women may become more fully involved in the land legalization process so that they may...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This construction book is an example of the on-going efforts to help in the reconstruction of Haiti. It is an handbook on how to construct and maintain masonry buildings in Haiti. It provides...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This construction book is an example of the on-going efforts to help in the reconstruction of Haiti. It is an handbook on how to construct and maintain masonry buildings in Haiti. It provides...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Brazil

If for any reason you have decided to use flush toilets at your project and are not connected to a mains sewage treatment system, then it is most likely that you will have an underground septic...

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School safety and education are both key to reducing the impact of disasters. The role of education in reducing disaster risks is enshrined in all global commitments and frameworks. Foremost among...

Content Type: Resource
Date: Feb 2014
Location: Haiti

This manual seeks to provide basic advice on proper construction methods and job site safetyspecific to rebuilding efforts in Haiti after the January 2010 earthquake. Haiti is in the initialstages...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Peru

El objetivo de este manual técnino es presentar, a través de una serie de figuras, una téecnica sencilla de reforzamiento que permita retarder el colapso de las viviendas de adobe existentes en la...

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This manual proposes techniques for improving the earthquake-resistance of dwellings constructed from earth. The focus is on low-cost, single-storey houses in rural areas. The work is based on...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Colombia

Estos estudios han aportado valiosos conocimientos para la adecuada protección del patrimonio arquitectónico y cultural construido conestos materiales ancestrales, característicos en el territorio...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: Colombia

This guide first lays out the relevant building codes in force in Colombia for small and medium scale construction projects. Subsequent sections discuss factors affecting earthquake vulnerability...

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