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Shelter Projects 2010

Download the whole document Web resolution version (17 MB - recommended) High resolution / for printers (130MB - slow download) Forwarded In this third annual Shelter Projects publication, containing...

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Evaluation and Lessons Learned
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Staying ahead of Asia's next natural disaster

This week's strong earthquake that shook Japan, one of the best prepared Asian countries for natural disasters, was a stark reminder of the value of readiness in a region disproportionately targeted...

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Why international disaster law matters

BANGKOK, 16 January 2012 (IRIN) - More countries should follow international disaster law to ensure efficient delivery of international aid, say experts. "Too often, this life-saving assistance is...

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Burma: An Opportunity to Expand Humanitarian Space

After nearly 50 years of brutal military rule, Burma is embarking upon a landmark transition to civilian administration. The country has seen some promising political reforms. But the world’s longest...

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Appeal No. MAAMM002, 2010 - Programme Update n° 2

This report covers the period: 1 July to 30 November 2011 In brief Programme outcome Lives of affected people are saved and improved through timely and effective disaster response and increased...

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Cyclone Nargis Emergency appeal final report

Period covered by this final consolidated report: May 2008 to September 2011 Appeal target (current): CHF 68.6 million Appeal coverage: 102% Appeal history: 2 March 2011, the budget was revised down...

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Situation Report
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Health & Hope: Healing a Hurting World

A word from the chair Partnerships form the big picture Millions of people have been touched by the work that Health Partners International of Canada (HPIC) has done in developing nations all over...

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Myanmar

Myanmar gets real on disaster risk reduction

By Denis McClean Cyclones, earthquakes, floods and drought combined with poverty have spurred the Myanmar government into complete acceptance of the need for a radical overhaul of its approach to...

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Coping with crisis - Focus on: Recovery - Does it really help?

Editorial Thank you for being there A few months ago Norway was hit by a bomb and a horrific massacre of young defenseless people at a summer camp. You might have read about the massacre in Utøya. ...

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Myanmar

Government of Myanmar to adopt disaster risk reduction plan

GENEVA, 18 October 2011 – The new Government of Myanmar intends to adopt the disaster risk reduction plan that was drawn up after Cyclone Nargis two years ago following a series of meetings with the...

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Appeal No. MAAMM002 - Mid-year report 2011

This report covers the period 1 January to 30 June 2011 In brief Programme outcomes: Lives of affected people are saved and improved through timely and effective disaster response and increased...

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