Humanitarian Evidence Programme – Update!

We've added a new page to our blog on theĀ Supporting Shelter Self-Recovery Evidence Synthesis A review of a major part of the existing knowledge that there is on supporting shelter ...
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Humanitarian Evidence Programme – Update!

Earlier this year Habitat for Humanity and University College London completed the first Systematic Review to have been undertaken in the shelter sector. If you are interested in finding out ...
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PSB as a Shelter Cluster Working Group

This year, the Promoting Safer Building project was adopted by the Global Shelter Cluster. The Global Shelter Cluster The Global Shelter Cluster (GSC) is an Inter-Agency Standing Committee (IASC) coordination ...
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Marking the end of the PSB pilot project and an opening for its new phase…

With a multidisciplinary conference: 13th of July In July we held a Multidisciplinary Conference that sought to present the project field work methods and learning from post-typhoon interventions in the ...
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Self-Recovery in Nepal: Reflecting with practitioners

From theory to practice The Nepal research case study took place from the 18th of April until the 01st of May 2017 in several communities within Dhading District, which was ...
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End of Pilot Project Conference on the 13th of July!

Brief update on the research The Promoting Safer Building Programme is a multidisciplinary research study being carried out by an alliance between CARE International UK (CARE UK), Overseas Development Institute ...
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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 ...
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PSB at the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR)

Last week our team presented at the Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction (GPDRR) conference in Cancun, Mexico. IGNITE Our IGNITE presentation was given by Santosh Sharma from CARE Nepal ...
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Self-Recovery in the Philippines: Reflections on our research

From research to practice The project's Philippines case study took place from the 4th until the 18th of March 2017 in several communities in the Philippines that were devastated by ...
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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 ...
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