\r\n Mr. Anshul Puriya is an Architect and Urban Planner. He is also pursuing his PhD at Department of Architecture and Planning, Indian Institute of Technology, Roorkee, India. He has worked previously at a landscape architecture firm in New Delhi, India in the capacity of an architect. He was also employed by the Government of Madhya Pradesh as a Consulting Architect in its Public Works Department at Bhopal. His current research area mainly focuses on urban planning and disaster management and includes Resilience, Disaster Recovery, Housing and Socio-Economic well-being.