MAIN ORGANIZER(S): World Bank, the
Type: Meeting or Conference Date: 27 Apr 2010 Location: United States of America (Washington DC) Venue: 3-5 PM Auditorium J1-050 World Bank J Building 18th Street and Pennsylvania Ave, NW
Launch event of the publication, Safer Homes, Stronger Communities: A Handbook for Reconstructing after Natural Disasters which has been developed by the World Bank in partnership with technical institutions and UN Agencies to support policy-makers and project managers engaged in major housing and community reconstruction programs after natural disasters. The handbook includes more than 100 case studies written by experts from around the world with hands-on experience in post-disaster housing and community reconstruction.
This event is sponsored by the InfoShop and the World Bank’s East Asia & Pacific Disaster Risk Management Team along with the Global Facility for Disaster Reduction and Recovery
Event website: http://www.housingreconstruction.org/housing/node/737
Short URL: http://www.preventionweb.net/go/13662