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The Challenges of Post-Disaster Design

00:00 - 5 December, 2013
The Challenges of Post-Disaster Design, Courtesy of Flickr User mansunides
Courtesy of Flickr User mansunides

In the wake of the destruction of Typhoon Haiyan, architects were asking: "couldn't we have avoided this?" Technically, yes. But while the opportunity to build better exists, such measures are often expensive - and in poverty-stricken areas like the Philippines - cost-prohibitive. A recently published article by Carey Dunne on Co.Design breaks down why disaster-proof construction is such a complex challenge.

Stockholms Stadsmissions Skola / Codesign

00:00 - 8 November, 2011
Stockholms Stadsmissions Skola / Codesign, © Brendan Austin
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