Presenting at i-Rec, Toronto, Canada
Presenting at i-Rec, Toronto, Canada
8th i-Rec conference A snapshot of the Promoting Safer Building project as it was presented at the i-Rec Conference in Canada earlier this month. The main goal of i-Rec conferences is to contribute to...
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First project workshop 27th January 2017
First project workshop 27th January 2017
Promoting Safer-Building and Supporting Self-Recovery #SaferSelfRecovery On the 27th of January representatives from across the humanitarian shelter sector and academic research community met at CARE International UK for the first Promoting Safer Building project...
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Promoting Safer Building Launch
Promoting Safer Building Launch
We are pleased to announce that the Promoting Safer Building Programme will be formally launched at the UK Shelter Forum on Friday the 11th of November. An initial workshop will take place on Thursday...
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Building back safer
Building back safer
After natural disasters the phrase ‘Build Back Better’ is a constant refrain from politicians, donors, aid agencies and the media. This short, alliterative phrase has captured the imagination, and seems at first glance to...
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Self-recovery in Vanuatu
Self-recovery in Vanuatu
Re-building a house just a week after Cyclone Pam hit. CARE This was written five months after cyclone Pam caused so much devastation in the small Pacific island nation of Vanuatu. There has been time...
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