This case study, one of three in the project, focuses on key issues related to housing in Gorakhpur, India, and provides insights into the economic and nonfinancial returns of adaptive, resilient shelter designs that take into consideration hazards such as flooding, and temperature increases.
Citation: Singh, D., Singh, B., & Hawley, K. (2014). Sheltering from a gathering storm: Flood Resilience in India. Boulder, CO: ISET-International.
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