Survivors Still Dealing With Poor Conditions

Reina, Peter; Nicholson, Tom
January 2006
ENR: Engineering News-Record;1/2/2006, Vol. 256 Issue 1, p12
Trade Publication
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.


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