Problem

Impermanent living conditions

Other Names:
Dislocated life style
Makeshift settlements
Unstructured home life
Nature:
Those whom war, adverse climate and/or lack of food force to relocate continually have great difficulty making the permanent relationships and arrangements needed for economic and social life to prosper. Physical and psychological health suffer, families are pulled apart and a cycle of continuing rootlessness ensues.
Problem Type:
D: Detailed problems
Date of last update
11.02.1997 – 00:00 CET