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Descriptor in English: Emergency Shelter
Descriptor in Spanish: Refugio de Emergencia
Descriptor in Portuguese: Abrigo de Emergência
Descriptor in French: Abri d'urgence
Entry term(s): Emergency Shelters
Evacuation Shelter
Evacuation Shelters
Shelters, Emergency
Shelters, Evacuation
Tree number(s): N06.230.100.121
SP8.946.117.073.061.057
Scope note: Temporary shelter provided in response to a major disaster or emergency.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 2012
DeCS UI: 54854
Descriptor UI: D060447
Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Emergency Shelter - Preferred
Concept UI M0554001
Scope note Temporary shelter provided in response to a major disaster or emergency.
Preferred term Emergency Shelter
Entry term(s) Emergency Shelters
Evacuation Shelter
Evacuation Shelters
Shelters, Emergency
Shelters, Evacuation



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