Category Archives: Resilience

Disaster Risks in Nepal: Perception Review

(Photo Source: Google) Prior to the Gorkha Earthquake 2015, National Society for Earthquake Technology-Nepal (NSET), under the Public-Private Partnership for Earthquake Risk Management (3PERM) program sponsored by the USAID/OFDA, conducted multiple earthquake risk perception surveys of various private-sector stakeholders in … Continue reading

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EPR planning in Nepal: How relevant today?

(Photos, Source: Google) Introduction In today’s world, an organization needs to manage risks as part of its core management operation if it aims for a sustainable growth that ensures safety of employees and well-being of community in which it operates. … Continue reading

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Community Driver of Disaster Resilience

(Pictures, Source: Google) Witnessing the prevailing norm around the country, various social issues such as injustice, discrimination, poverty and inequality seem deeply ingrained into Nepalese socio-cultural fabric. Making right policies is not quite enough as the real drivers of possible solution … Continue reading

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Series of disasters in Nepal….

Published in Magazine Issue: Vol:09,No 13 January 22, 2016 (Magh 8,2072) A hazard has numerous risks attached to it and can present itself in many forms such as natural calamity, technological crisis or man-made tragedy. Businesses could face technological disasters such … Continue reading

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Enough said, let’s make it right!

Earlier Published in Magazine Issue: Vol. : 09 No.- 09 November 6. 2015 Background In the recorded history of Nepal, the Gorkha Earthquake was one of the devastating quakes hitting the country. Nearly 82 years after the mega earthquake of 1934 … Continue reading

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