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Year: 2007
Vulnerability to earthquake disasters in mountainous regions frequently escapes investigation and analysis
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Year: 2007

The 2005 Kashmir Earthquake is illustrative of the intensity and scope associated with catastrophic earthquake disasters in mountainous regions

Earthquake planning and mitigation strategies in northern Pakistan and elsewhere need to focus on reducing women’s vulnerability and increasing their resilience, while fostering feasible interventions to reduce disaster risk across the population. We propose that the main elements should include pre-disaster vulnerability assessments; the support of women’s access to resources and science-based earthquake education; active roles for women in relief, rehabilitation, and rebuilding efforts; and gender training among all disaster relief and emergency service
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Year: 2003
This article examines local perceptions of health risks in a mountain community in the Karakoram of northern Pakistan
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Year: 1999
The Participatory Action Research team came to Hoto in Pakistan in 1994 in order to learn if the community would be interested in participating in a process to improve their water supplies
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