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The Rise of a Guru (Interview with Vinay Gupta)

By Jonathan Fredrickson You can never truly know where life will take you. If there is anything that I took away from my conversation with Mr. Vinay Gupta, it is that truth. On March 31, 2014, I spoke with Vinay … Continue reading

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IKEA Solar Tents: A Revolution in Refugee Support Systems?

By Jonathan Fredrickson In 2009, an ambitious undertaking began under the auspices of the IKEA Foundation, Refugee Housing Unit, and the UNHCR. Looking back to the historic crisis that unfolded in the aftermath of the 2004 Indonesian tsunami, these organizations … Continue reading

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Post Disaster Housing & Resettlement: What can we do?

by: Amy Gorman & Jonathan Fredrickson The Filipino national government estimates that the cost to rebuild from Super Typhoon Haiyan total more than $8.2billion over the course of the next 4 years. [1]¬†Within this estimate, sheltering is by far the … Continue reading

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STAR-TIDES supports “Shaping the Maritime Strategy at WEST 2014

by Amy Gorman To check out pictures from this event, click here (http://star-tides.net/photos/west-2014-san-diego) or check out our Facebook Page! For the 7th year in a row, TIDES participated in the WEST Conference, a conference held at the San Diego Convention … Continue reading

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