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Here are a number of English and Spanish documents posted, that are related to earthquake and tsunami reconstruction and technology.

1976, Ecuador,  Guía Popular de Construcción Sismo Resistente,  INEN, Instituto Nacional Ecuatoriano de  Normalización, Diciembre 1976,  84 pag.  illustrado,  4 MB. Simplified advice on house design based on the ACI-318-71  ecuadorian code version earthquake resistant design, construction method, reinforced concrete, masonry.


1977, Ecuador, Guía de Practica, INEN, Mampostería Reforzada. Ing. Sjoerd Nienhuys  y Ing. Carlos Naranjo, Marzo 1978. 55 pag. Illustrado, 23 MB. Espagnol .  Explanation of earthquake resistant building code.

1983. Yemen Arab Republic,  Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project.  Post 1982 Earthquake Reconstruction: Building Technique.  March 1984,  10 pgs, 2,64 MB  


1984 YAR. Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project . Building Techniques. Final report no 5.  59 pages illustrated,  14.2 MB   Overview of seismic resistant construction method for dressed stone architecture and  in a mountainous area. 


1984, YAR, Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project. Post 1982 Earthquake Reconstruction: Site selection.  16 pages illustrated. 4,56 MB   april 1984, 


1985 YAR Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project. Foreman Manual 1. Foundations. 38 pages. Illustrated-animated English-Arabic.  6.66 MB


1985 YAR. Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project. Foreman Manual part 2.  Wall construction. 33 pages, illustrated-animated,  English-Arabic, 6,61 MB  

1985 YAR. Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project. Foreman Manual part 3. Rooflevel . 28 pages illustrated-animated. English-Arabic text.  6.81 MB.  


1985 YAR. Dhamar Aided Self-Help Reconstruction Project. Foreman Manual part 4. Completion.  24 pages.  illustrated-animated.  English-Arabic  text.  6,15 MB 


2015. Evidence On Demand. Seismic Building Codes, Global and Regional Overview. Comparison of earthquake codes and their implementation.  illustrated, tables, 42 pages, 1,31 MB by Sjoerd Nienhuys, Practical Action UK.  15 november 2015