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Woodless construction: change and adaptation to local needs
Practical Action
This technical brief was originally prepared for basin, Building Advisory Service and
Information Network and updated by John Norton of Development Workshop in March 2012.
For more information on woodless construction, contact:
John Norton
Development Workshop
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Tel: (+ 33) 63 95 82 34
Fax: (+ 33) 63 95 82 42
Development Workshop works with some of the poorest communities in the world, developing local capacities to
improve lives and livelihoods. For over 30 years Development Workshop has provided training and technical
assistance to enable local people to deal with environmental challenges and natural disasters in more than 30
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Practical Action is a development charity with a difference. Practical Action knows the simplest ideas can have the
most profound, life-changing effect on poor people across the world. For over 40 years, we have been working
closely with some of the world’s poorest people - using simple technology to fight poverty and transform their lives
for the better. Practical Action currently works in 15 countries in Africa, South Asia and Latin America.
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