The report focuses on the first five months after the Nepal Earthquake of April 25, 2015. Interviews conducted during the EMI Field Mission from June 14-19, 2015 were supported by extensive desk research conducted by the authors to document pertinent information on the response and early recovery activities involving the Government of Nepal and other stakeholders.
EMI continues its partnership with the Quezon City Government and the Climate Change Adaptation and Disaster Risk Management Foundation Inc. (OML Center).
During this mission, the EMI researchers met with various stakeholders involved in the post-disaster recovery of the country, including individuals from the ministries of the Government of Nepal (GoN), an advisor for the National Planning Commission (NPC), representatives of the municipalities of Kathmandu Metropolitan City (KMC), Bhaktapur and Lalitpur Sub-Metropolitan City and focal persons of International Humanitarian Organizations (IHO), to look into…
A workshop on Creating an Enabling Environment for Investment in Urban Resilience, jointly co-organized by Stanford University, World Bank and EMI, will be held on June 30, 2015 at Stanford, Yang & Yamazaki Energy & Environment (Y2E2) Building – Room 299.
Situational Reports and Maps on M7.8 Nepal EQ.
The recent unfolding events in Nepal has been a major concern worldwide. With this, EMI in partnership with the …
In support to disaster response efforts for the April 25 earthquake, EMI shares maps, project reports, & studies on EQ risk …
EMI releases Guidebooks on Urban Resilience Master Planning and Urban Risk Resilience during the Third World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR) in Sendai.
Find out what really happens to Mobile Communications during disasters in this event in the WCDRR.
From January 19- February 27, 2015, the Institute for Urban Resilience (IUR) of Earthquakes and Megacities Initiative (EMI) will conduct Comprehensive Disaster Risk Management Framework (CDRMF) to help participants gain a deeper understanding of how disasters relate to development.