I had written on the subject of post-disaster rehabilitation, in the context of the super-cyclone in Orissa in late 1999. A number of important lessons had been highlighted. But it seems we are condemned to commit the same hideous errors again and again.
On the occasion of the 2nd anniversary of the Tsunami of 26 December 2004, a number of articles have dwelt on the insensitivity of the rehabilitation operations.
Swamped by deceit
Dreams die first