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Nepal

Evidence and urban resilience in Nepal

19 Sep 2017, ACCCRN

Vulnerability to natural hazards is exacerbated by climate change, yet most municipalities in Nepal do not have disaster management in their institutional framework. Mainstreaming disaster risk reduction into urban development is crucial, but is hindered by institutional gaps presenting a challenge for implementation of evidence-based policy.



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Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.