Still Standing

Author: Theo Schilderman
Publisher: Practical Action Pub
ISBN: 9781853398391
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This book describes the stories of the project beneficiaries and how their houses have changed, within contexts that have kept changing too.

Urban Disaster Resilience

Author: David Sanderson
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317533941
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Reconstruction in Vietnam: less to lose! Examples of the experience of
Development Workshop France in Vietnam. In Schilderman T. Parker E. Still
Standing? Looking Back at Reconstruction and Disaster Risk Reduction in
Housing. Rugby: Practical Action Publishing, pp. 115¥136. Maynard, V., Parikh, P
., Simpson, D. and da Silva, J. (2014). Emerging stronger? Assessing the
outcomes of Habitat for Humanity«s reconstruction programme following the
Indian Ocean Tsunami.

Recovery From Disaster

Author: Ian Davis
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1317395271
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2012. Post-Disaster Reconstruction and Change: Communities' Perspective.
Boca Raton, Florida: CRC Press. Duyne Barenstein, J., Modan, A. N., Talha, K.,
Upadhyay, N. and Khandhadai, C. 2014. Looking back at agency-driven housing
reconstruction in India: case studies from Maharashtra, Gujarat and Tamil Nadu.
In Schilderman, T. and Parker, E. (eds), Still Standing? Looking Back at
Reconstruction and Disaster Risk Reduction in Housing. Rugby, UK: Practical
Action Publishing ...

Designing To Heal

Author: Jenny Donovan
ISBN: 0643106480
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2006). In their study of 'Post-disaster recovery dilemmas: challenges in balancing
short-term and long-term needs for vulnerability reduction' Jane Ingram and
colleagues point out that although the buffer zone was short lived: 'The post-
tsunami buffer zone has am lified ... In May of 2005 the only structures that were
still standing were a few concrete homes and a group of small two- or three-story
hotels that were undergoing repairs and expansion in the midst of the recovery

Congressional Record V 145 Pt 17 October 5 1999 To October 13 1999

Publisher: Government Printing Office
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We need to look at tax reform. For example, farm and ranch risk management
accounts, FARRM accounts, reduction in capital gains rates, elimination of estate
taxes, income averaging, and other constructive actions are all measures that
take us, move us, get us to where we want to be. This conference report includes
an important new provision we have not seen in past Agriculture appropriations
bills, the mandatory price reporting provision. This is important for livestock

Municipal Journal Public Works Engineer Contractor S Guide

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Journalists have generally been considered more fortunate and free of purely
occupational risks, but now thev must soon be joining the martyrs' ranks by
developing most of the eye troubles known to medicine. The cause of the ... "A
reduction in the cost of building is essential. Some measure of the ... Always it will
be the other man who will step forward when he should step back or step back
when he should move forward or run like a madman when he shauld stand still.
Kent has ...

Bulletin Of The Atomic Scientists

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Looking back over the years, perhaps the applications of nuclear technology that
suffered the most public resistance were those involving the peaceful uses of
nuclear explosives. ..... But Kistiakowsky declares that he left Los Alamos still
convinced that scientists should stick to science, and both he and Wiesner,
speaking recently on a AAAS panel, attributed their conversion to arms reduction,
not to any residual Los Alamos influence, but to their exposure as presidential
advisers to the ...

Atlanta Magazine

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Her staff kept 2,000 or more immigration cases going at a time, at least 10
percent of them asylum cases, such nightmarish stories you'd wish to go back to
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Bulletin Of The Atomic Scientists

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Anything left of SDI was buried without honors by AT&T — the hours-long failure
of its telephone system last year, after decades of testing and debugging, is an
instructive tech- no-disaster. ... Of course we need more hospitals, more food,
more energy, better housing, less pollution. ..... Under such an internationally
regulated regime the world can look forward to a continual shrinkage of
fissionable materials in the military fuel cycles of those nations still retaining
nuclear weapons.

Bulletin Of The Atomic Scientists

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One must realize, of course, that the Action Plan, like the other documents from
Stockholm, is still only a set of recommendations to the United Nations, and that
these actions, by and large, will not happen until and unless the General
Assembly adopts the Plan. Remains Diffuse Parts ... An attitude of thoughtful
caution, rather than of maximum haste, would almost certainly be best for the
developing countries, if one is willing to look further than the next 5 to 10 years.
Robert S. McNamara ...