About Flagship 2

Nepal is hotspot for natural disasters including a large scale earthquake. A major  earthquake will result in significant loss of life and severe damage to infrastructure and livelihoods. Consequently, the GoN requires a strong preparedness and response framework in place as well as strengthened systems for coordination and response to natural disasters. Coordinated by the Ministry of Home Affairs and the Red Cross Alliance, Flagship 2 is focused on strengthening the GoN preparedness and response capacity at the national and regional level and to facilitate coordination mechanisms for quick recovery from disasters. Under Flagship 2, the following priorities have been identified: