Tag Archives: Disaster Resilience

Emergency Preparedness & Response (EPR) Planning for Business Organizations

Although an EPR planning seeks inputs from various layers of management within an organization, the leadership of top level management is critical for its successful implementation. First off, business managers should sincerely set their organization-level resilience objective and scope while … Continue reading

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Disaster Preparedness: At Personal & Community Level

(Photo Source: Google) Disaster preparedness at personal and community level is very important in today’s time. The message of preparedness and its importance is also closely intertwined with our communities, schools, businesses or our social education offshoots in general. Basically … Continue reading

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A Brief Review of Escalating Number of Disasters in Nepal

(Photo Source: Google) Mid April 2014, a deadly avalanche on Mt. Everest killed over a dozen Sherpa guides. After a long dispute between the Nepalese government and the Sherpas, few of the insurance, compensation and safety related demands were met … Continue reading

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(Part 2 of 3) Impact on construction sector businesses in Nepal due to the Gorkha Earthquake 2015 and its potential implications on reconstruction

(Photo Source: Google) (Project Submission Date: 15th December, 2015) CHAPTER III: RESULTS (Contd.) Brick Industries After the Gorkha Earthquake, there were 2 recorded fatalities and 6 injuries in brick factories all over the nation. Extensive major and minor damages to … 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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