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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

In recent years, earthquakes have shaken Japan, China, Indonesia and Haiti; flooding has swamped Pakistan and the Mississippi Delta; hurricanes have tested New Orleans and the Gulf Coast; and...

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Publisher(s): World Bank
Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

Th is study analyzes the key challenges facing the urban poor, given the risks
associated with climate change and disasters, particularly with regard to the
delivery of basic services...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

This paper therefore presents two main levels of analysis. The first level reports what
academic research says is happening about climate change and violent conflict. The second
level...

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The speakers spoke about the importance of environmental assessments as part of any settlement strategy. They noted that any building programme, or indeed any change of land use, will impact the...

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Mapping the Effects of Climate Change on Human Migration and Displacement

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This Report addresses the common environmental problems of Haiti and the challenges which arised in both sourcing and disposal of material in shelter projects.

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Publisher(s): ProAct
Date: Dec 2008

Charles Kelly from ProAct Network used a case study of Gonaives, Haiti to discuss the environment-focused tools developed, the role and work of an Environmental Advisor within the field cluster...

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Graham Saunders from IFRC outlined the challenge facing the humanitarian shelter sector with regard to the increase of disasters due to climate change.  Eight main challenges facing the sector...

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Date: Feb 2014
Location: World

The Checklist-Based Guide to Identifying Critical Environmental Considerations in Emergency Shelter Site Selection, Construction, Management and Decommissioning provides an easy-to-use tool to...

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Date: Jul 2015
Location: London

This thesis looks at the humanitarian industry’s environmental sustainability and possible ways to reduce its carbon footprint, with a focus on emergency shelter in post-disaster situations. The...

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