Retrofitting can be done fast and at low cost

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Retrofitting, or strengthening a building to withstand the next earthquake or typhoon, is an efficient and safe way of putting existing stock back in play after a disaster.  It can be done at a cost equivalent or lower than temporary shelters.  If done in tandem with a large-scale effort to build capacity of local engineers, architects, and construction professionals, it can be done efficiently and at scale.

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