University of Bath

Technical Workshop on Health and Shelter

The workshop will include presentations and discussions on technical and social issues of shelter, housing, and the built environment.

9 May 20199.00am
9 May 20195.00pm

The workshop will consist of three breakouts, broadly based on three themes.


  • Vectors (transmitting diseases)
  • WASH (water, sanitation and hygiene)
  • Waterborne
  • Smoke
  • IAQ (indoor air quality)
  • Health & environment


  • Thermal
  • Ventilation
  • Light
  • Energy

Social & Psychological

  • Cultural norms and shelter
  • Dignity and shelter
  • Gender-based violence and shelter
  • Livelihood and shelter

This workshop is linked to the Housing for the Displaced research project within the Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering.