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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