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For Local Builders: Technical Handbook on Design, Construction and Renovation of Typhoon-Resilient Low-Income Housing

Authors: Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs (DoFA), Da Nang Department of Construction (DoC), Institute for Social and Environmental Transition (ISET)

The technical handbook is part of the Undertaking Feasibility Study for Scaling Up the Model of Storm Resistant Housing for a Resilience Da Nang project, which is implemented in 26 months, from 07/2015 to 09/2017. The implementing agency is the Danang Department of Foreign Affairs (DoFA). The Institute for Social and Environmental Transition (ISET) acts as a consultancy and technical assistance unit in the implementation process. A series of handbook aims at different targeted group (including households, local builders, local officials), is created to guide the design and construction of typhoon-resilient housing to support the replication and scaling-up of the typhoon-resilient housing model.


Citation: Da Nang Department of Foreign Affairs, Da Nang Department of Construction, Institute for Social and Environmental Transition-International. (2017). For Local Builders: Technical Handbook on Design, Construction and Renovation of  Typhoon-Resilient Low-Income Housing. Hanoi, Vietnam: ISET-International.

Funded by: The Asian Development Bank (ADB)