Post-Tsunami Reconstruction Process in Sri Lanka affected by 2004 Sumatra Tsunami, -Part 1-

Osamu Murao, Hideaki Nakazato
2006 Reports of the City Planning Institute of Japan  
After 2004 Sumatra Tsunami, Urban Development Authority (UDA) of Sri Lanka announced "Physical Planning Guidelines and Project Proposals for the Vulnerable Coastal Zone of Sri Lanka" in January 2005, which contains rebuilding regulations in Coastal Conservation Zone (CCZ). However many arguments have been made from the different viewpoints. The authors conducted field surveys and interviews with residents in Galle, Matara, and Hambantota to grasp building reconstruction conditions as of
more » ... 2005. This paper reports the field surveys and shows that each affected area has different own problems according to damage impact and regional characteristics.
doi:10.11361/reportscpij.4.4_107 fatcat:wia32u6h7fhxlgatc5ksiokrb4