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Shigeru Ban presents projects that deal with relief solutions for disaster sites in Turkey, India, Japan and Sri Lanka. Ban’s...

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November 21, 2005 | Video Lecturer:

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Shigeru Ban presents projects that deal with relief solutions for disaster sites in Turkey, India, Japan and Sri Lanka. Ban’s involvement with the UN ignited him to develop alternative structures using paper tubes and recycled locally-sourced materials. The solutions for sheltering are flexible and adapt to the specific region and specific needs, from temporary interiors, to temporary roofing and structures, to permanent communities.