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Report: 'Building Rural Resilience in Seismically Active Areas'

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A new report published by IHRR from the interdisciplinary project ‘Building Rural Resilience in Seismically Active Areas’  is now available .  This research focuses on how to increase the resilience of rural communities in Nepal to earthquakes and their secondary [...]

Building Rural Resilience in Seismically Active Areas

standard Building Rural Resilience in Seismically Active Areas

Mega cities often receive all the attention when it comes to earthquake risk reduction activities, but what about rural communities living in seismically active areas?  As the recent earthquakes in Kashmir, Pakistan and Sichuan, China have shown, rural populations are [...]