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Floods and landslides are the most prominent and recurring hazards in Nepal, often resulting in disasters. Shutterstock.com

Nepal’s deadly landslides explained

5 Aug 2020, Flood Resilience Portal

Floods and landslides are the most prominent and recurring hazards in Nepal. Because of the lack of proper land use planning, these hazards often turn into disasters.




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