Near Dhaka, Bangladesh

South Asia


  • Ambulances for Bangladesh: A microcosm of technical assistance


  • The artist as witness: Zainul Abedin and the Bengal Famine of 1943

    RADIX 18.1.09

  • Typhoons and floods in Vietnam: Measures for disaster reduction in contexts of climate change

  • Fighting for fairness in Bangladesh

    The Guardian Letters 12 December
  • Re: The Pakistan quake: Why 10,000 schools collapsed

  • Cyclone-resistant domestic construction in Bangladesh

    Implementing Hazard-resistant Housing
    (pp 29-38)
    Proceedings of the First International Housing and Hazards Workshop, Dhaka, 1996, Bangladesh University of Engineering & Technology (BUET)/Housing & Hazards Group, University of Exeter
    (with Malcolm P Chisholm), Hodgson, R L P; Salek, M S; Choudhury, J R: Eds
  • Water for toilets and drinking in cyclone shelters: Bangladesh Cyclone Shelter Preparatory Project

    Paper 9 in Lessons Learned from NGO Experiences in the Water and Sanitation Sector
    WELL (Water & Environmental Health in Developing Countries) University of Loughborough
    Smout, Ian; Parry-Jones, Sarah: Eds
  • Development, vulnerability and disaster reduction: Bangladesh cyclone shelter projects and their implications

    Chapter 4 in Reconstruction After Disaster: Issues and Practices
    Awotona, Adenrele: Ed. Ashgate
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY References on Cyclone Shelters in Bangladesh (dual-purpose design, construction, integration and management)

    Newsletter European Network of Bangladesh Studies Issue No 9
    pp20-31 April.
    University of Bath
  • Reconstruction, development and disaster reduction:The provision of cyclone shelters in coastal Bangladesh. A case for Integrated coastal zone management?

    Case Study
    Centre for Tropical Coastal Zone Management Studies, University of Newcastle
  • REPORT: Evaluation: Post-flood Rehabilitation II Project (North Western Bangladesh) and Mid-term Review: Primary Schools cum Cyclone Shelter Project (South Eastern Bangladesh)

    Combined mission; field visits from Dhaka, inclusive of Bogra, Chokeria, Cox’s Bazaar, Kutubdia, Noakhali, Rajshahi and Sandwip
    European Commission DG1
    Datum International
  • REPORT Cyclone Shelter Project, Bangladesh: Preparatory Study

    Preparation of Terms of Reference:
    Field mission to Dhaka, Kutubdia, Chokeria, Patuakhali and Kalapari
    European Commission/World Bank IDA
    Datum International
  • REPORT: Primary Schools cum Cyclone Shelters, Bangladesh: Preliminary Study (site assessments, design and construction criteria, design proposals)

    Field mission: Dhaka, Moheshkhali and Kutubdia
    European Commission, Brussels
    Datum International
  • REPORT: Economic Development Planning for Recurrent Natural Disasters: Floods and Cyclones in Bangladesh: Report of a preliminary fact-finding mission with recommendations

    United Nations Conference on Trade and Development
    (UNCTAD) Geneva
    Datum International
  • The Tamil Nadu Cyclone, November 1977: A Comparison of Newspaper Reports.

    Volume3, No 2, pp123-125.
    Pergamon Press