Lessons learned for national state entities for recovery and reconstruction (GSDRC Helpdesk Research Report 1254)

What is the evidence on national state entities responsible for recovery and reconstruction programmes after natural disasters, in particular earthquakes?

Abstract

Query

What is the evidence on national state entities responsible for recovery and reconstruction programmes after natural disasters, in particular earthquakes?

Overview

This brief review examines the evidence on lessons learned for national state entities overseeing recovery and reconstruction following earthquakes and other natural disasters. The focus is on recommendations for state structure, governance, and programme management for physical reconstruction and livelihoods programmes in early and longer-term disaster responses.

Citation

Carter, B. Lessons learned for national state entities for recovery and reconstruction. (GSDRC Helpdesk Research Report 1254). Governance and Social Development Resource Centre, University of Birmingham, Birmingham, UK (2015) 18 pp.

Lessons learned for national state entities for recovery and reconstruction. (GSDRC Helpdesk Research Report 1254)

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