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Handbook _brick with cement mortar construction technology

This handbook has been prepared to support the skilled masons working to construct the earthquake resilient rural building under the Gorkha housing construction project.  


Climate change risk and vulnerability assessment in agro ecological zones of Nepal

This assessment is part of Green Climate Fund (GCF) Readiness Programme and NAP-Ag Programme. Government of Nepal Ministry of Finance, UNDP and FAO initiated this climate vulnerability and disaster…  


Renewable Energy in Federal Context

This document has been prepared to clarify the roles and responsibilities of local government in the federal context as they have major role in preparation of policy, plans, monitoring & management of…  


Nepal's Agri Sector Reshapes its Budgeting Approach to Tackle Climate Change

The GoN in partnership with UNDP has developed a new tool to identify and track spending on agricultural activities for promoting farmers’ resilience to climate change.  


National Climate Conference concludes in Gufadanda issuing the 10-point declaration

The First National Climate Change Conference held at the scenic Gufadanda in Sindhupalchowk district successfully concluded on 1 January by issuing the 10-point declaration.  


Disaster Risk Reduction Policy 2018

With repeated natural calamities and earthquakes, Nepal is considered highly vulnerable to disasters. To minimize these risks and tackle the inevitable catastrophes, Nepal government has developed…  


Policy brief: SDG localization through integration of climate change in agricultural planning and budgeting at the national and sub-national levels

This policy brief examines impacts of climate change on agriculture productivity and opportunities to improve agriculture sector planning and budgeting in Nepal  


At UN, Himalayan nations, at forefront of climate impact, outline threats to their unique ecosystems

Addressing world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly, the Prime Minister of Nepal urged greater international focus on the developing world to ensure they are able to implement the SDGs  


National Policy and Strategic Action Plan for Disaster Risk Reduction and Management 2018-2030

With repeated natural calamities and earthquakes, Nepal is considered highly vulnerable to disasters. To minimize these risks and tackle the inevitable catastrophes, Nepal government has developed…  


Nepal Disaster Report 2017- The Road to Sendai

More than 80 percent of the total population of Nepal is at high risk from natural hazards like floods, landslides, earthquakes and Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOF). The main purpose of the NDR…  

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