This paper uses the unprecedented October 2021 rainfall over Nepal as a case study to discuss the barriers to the effective use of the early warning system (EWS) in achieving disaster mitigation objectives.
Institute for Social and Environmental Transition - Nepal
No two disasters are the same, and neither are their aftermaths. However, the topographies of the earthquake-affected regions and the approaches taken to respond to the earthquakes were similar in both Sout Asian nations.
This document outlines the risks faced by Nepal and the relevant policies, initiatives, and institutions for managing risk and supporting anticipatory action, social protection, and disaster risk financing.