Capacity Assessment for Nepal -- Urban Search and Rescue, Sustainable Training and Resilient Disaster Management

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Published Year: 
2012
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104p.
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UNDP

This report presents findings of a capacity assessment project conducted in Nepal in August, 2012. The project was sponsored by the United Nation Development Programme and Nepalese government. The goal of the project was to

  • Assess Nepal's capacity to respond to disasters
  • Provide constructive suggestions to help the nation establish immediate search and rescue capability while
  • Building up a sustainable emergency management system in the long term.