New user?
Activity
Questions
Asked
11
Last login: 05.12.2017
Questions
Answered
11
Joined KP: 04.10.2017
Total likes
gained
2
Recently Answered
Dec. 5, 2017, 1:05 p.m.

Thank you for your question. It is important to intervene carefully in a community where existing tensions may exist and where the displacement of the community has the potential to become politica...

(read full answer)
tags: Shelter
Oct. 10, 2017, 4:14 p.m.

Thank you for your question. Tents should be kept dry inside because damp can encourage mould growth and respiratory infections.

There are two possibilities. The first is that the tents are indeed...

(read full answer)
tags: Shelter
Nov. 23, 2017, 3:04 p.m.

Hi Julija

Below I summarise some of the answers from practitioners with some experience of this and similar studies.

It really depends on what you are trying to reinforce. If you are trying to f...

(read full answer)
tags: sustainability, concrete, Engineering, fibres, Natural, sustainable
Nov. 1, 2017, 3:39 p.m.

Thank you for your question. Plastic sheeting can be a good temporary shelter material after an earthquake because it is flexible and durable. It is unlikely to hurt anyone if there are aftershocks...

(read full answer)
tags: Shelter
Oct. 28, 2017, 8:13 a.m.

Thank you for your question. There are a number of considerations when handing over newly completed houses.

First, ensure that everyone is clear what is understood by ‘complete’ because this can v...

(read full answer)
tags: Shelter
Having trouble using KP?
For assistance email: admin@knowledgepoint.org