TITLE

Survivors Still Dealing With Poor Conditions

AUTHOR(S)
Reina, Peter; Nicholson, Tom
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/2/2006, Vol. 256 Issue 1, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the measures taken by the governments of countries affected by tsunami and various other multilateral organization to deal with it. According to Miloon Kothari, United Nations Commission on Human Rights Special Rapporteur, Tsunami survivors remain forced to live in sub-standard conditions in several countries. On December 24, 2005, tsunami left 225,000 people dead and two million more displaced. Along some 8,000 km of coastlines, over 430,000 destroyed homes were among the physical damage toll, estimated to cost $10 billion.
ACCESSION #
19717209

 

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