Reports

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Current / RESEARCH PROJECT IDEASA live document to record future research ideas

Jul 2014 / EXPLORING NEW METHODS OF CONSTRUCTING HOUSES WITH SUSTAINABLE MATERIALS IN BANGLADESH :  The paper discusses new methods and materials of constructing rural houses using compressed earth block (CEB), Jute Composite Tin (JCT) and bamboo. (R. Fawaz)

Jul 2014 / HOUSING AND HAZARDS SURVEY UPDATE : A comparative study on local housing developments in Sundarban region since the late 1990s. (J. Hook)

Feb 2013 / SAFE AND AFFORDABLE HOUSING IN BANGLADESH : A report on the design and construction of 10 demonstration, low-cost houses in a slum area of Dinajpur. (J. Arnold)

Oct 2012 / AN INVESTIGATION INTO THE USE OF NATURAL ADDITIVES TO IMPROVE WATER RESILIENCE OF EARTHEN PLASTERS : A report of fieldwork carried out in collaboration with EWB-UK. (J. Ashbridge)

Jun 2012 / IMPROVISED FIELD TESTING OF BOLTED BAMBOO CONNECTIONS FOR USE IN BRACING OF INFORMAL HOUSING : A report. (S. Stephens)

Jun 2012 / MEMORANDUM ON INITIAL TRIAL OF SOLAR BOTTLE BULB IN JORGEN BABUR MART SLUM, DINAJPUR, BANGLADESH : A report. (S. Stephens)

May 2012 / BAMBOO CROSS-BRACING TECHNIQUES – ENGLISH / BANGLA : Basic bamboo connections and cross-bracing information sheets. (S. Stephens)

Nov 2011 / SAFE – BACKGROUND AND ACTIVITIES, JANUARY 2012 : An overview of SAFE’s work to date. (J. Arnold)

Jul 2011 / COMMUNITY CENTRE DESIGN PROPOSAL : A feasibility study and outline design of a community centre in Jorgen Babur Mart, a slum area in Dinajpur. (C. Shields & M. Keating)

Jul 2011 / IMPROVED DESIGN OF URBAN LOW-COST HOUSING IN DINAJPUR : A report on the pilot project with UPPRP to design and build improved houses in Jorgen Babur Mart, a slum area in Dinajpur. (J. Arnold)

May 2011 / CONSTRUCTION OF A RAMMED EARTH HOUSE : A case study. (J. Arnold)

Apr 2011 / CONSTRUCTION OF AN IMPROVED RURAL HOUSE IN DINAJPUR, BANGLADESH : A case study. (J. Arnold)

Apr 2011 / SAFE, HOUSING & HAZARDS ‘BUILDING FOR SAFETY’ WORKSHOP : A two-day programme. (J. Arnold)

Nov 2010 / SAFE BUILDING IN BANGLADESH 2010A review of the 2010 international workshop held in Dinajpur, Bangladesh in partnership with RedR UK, SAFE, BRIF and CFC. (S. Walters)

Jun 2007 / SHELTER AND BIODIVERSITY CENTRE : A report on tree planting activities. (K. H. Kabir)