Design of humanitarian tents for use in cold climates

@inproceedings{Ashmore2004DesignOH,
  title={Design of humanitarian tents for use in cold climates},
  author={Joseph Ashmore},
  year={2004}
}
Extreme climatic risks pose significant challenges to displaced populations that often lack adequate shelter. Contemporary policy documents concerning emergency shelter reveal that the scope of shelter-associated risk is much wider than simply exposure to the elements and includes a significant social dimension. However, disparity exists between implicitly accepted risks described in aid agency literature and field practice. Experience in recent disaster assistance programmes in Kosovo and… CONTINUE READING

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