ReliefWeb: "Traditional mourning period ends for Iran's earthquake victims: Red Cross" Agence France-Presse Date: 4 Feb 2004
UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) Date: 4 Feb 2004. "United Nations Disaster Assessment Coordination (UNDAC) Mission Report following the Bam Earthquake of 26 December 2003. 26 December 2003 - 9 January 2004."
Thoughts on the Bam Earthquake by Manuel Berberian 3 January 2004 (download
AlertNet: VIEWPOINT: When disaster opens the door to dialogue Nick Cater 30 Dec 2003
AlertNet: VIEWPOINT: Local planning beats foreign dogs David Alexander 30 Dec 2003
ReliefWeb: Afghanistan-Iran: UN assisting Afghan refugees from Bam. 2 January 2004
Iran: Earthquake drives Afghan refugees home.
29 December 2003
"The Last Mile - Earthquake Risk Mitigation Assistance in Developing Countries" by Haresh Shah
Rottman and Shoaf - Notes on the myths of managing cadavers
see also the articles which stimulated the response:
"Grim race against disease grips Iran quake zone" By Edmund Blair;
and "Rescue teams quit Iran quake site as the diggers move in" by Stefan Smith
Email comment and related conference paper from Rohit
Jigyasu concerning the risks to cultural heritage (download Word documents
concerned with Bam and paper entitled:
"The issues and challenges concerning risk preparedness for cultural heritage")
NADER KHALILI, Architect and Author http://www.calearth.org/khalili.htm
AlertNet "Iranian architect urges quake-proof method for Bam" 27 Dec 2003.
Built Of Mud, Policies Made Of Hot Air? Ben Wisner