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Virtual Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - Civil Engineering for a Disaster Resilient Society

We are glad to announce the ''Virtual Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction - Civil Engineering for a Disaster Resilient Society'' on 19-21 March 2021, Jointly organized by the Nati...

16 Mar, 2021

     

Policy Dialogue program on Landslide management in Nepal : Challenges and Opportunities

A Policy Dialogue program on; Landslide Risk Management in Nepal: Opportunities and Challenges

Date of event- 19th December 2020

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19 Dec, 2020

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Mapathon- Mapping Disaster Prone Areas in Lamki Chuha Municipality

#OSMGeoweek is an international event celebrated every year by teachers, students, community groups and map enthusiasts around the world.
NAXA together with Institute of Himalayan Risk Reduc...

19 Nov, 2020

     

Debris flow dynamics and obstacle-interactions through multiphase models

 

Dr. Kattel shared his technical knowledge to simulate debris flows, GLOFs based on his research. He gave different models and different ideas to simulate debris flow dynamics. ...

18 Oct, 2020

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Active Faulting and Subsurface Structural Variability of the Himalayan Foreland Basin, Nepal

About Presenter:

Dr. John. W.F. Waldron is a Proffessor of Department of Earth & Atmospheric Sciences at University of Alberta , Canada. He has applied his expertise, developed i...

11 Oct, 2020

     

Sediment dynamics and connectivity drive the river hazards in the Kosi basin in the central Himalaya

10th episode of the Webinar series on GeoScience for Sustainable Development: " Sediment dynamics and connectivity drive the river hazards in the Kosi basin in the central Himalaya"

09 Oct, 2020

     

Hydropower in the Himalayas: A risky endeavor?

 

Dr. Schwanghart shared the steep rise of Himalayan Hydropower and its risk to the environment. He also highlighted recent Hydropower damage to the vulnerability of Himalayan Hydrop...

27 Sep, 2020

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Disaster Risk Management in Nepal : Issues and Challenges

Speakers; 

 Prof. Dr. Taranidhi Bhattarai, Professor at Department of Geology, Trichandra Campus TU, 

Er. Rajan Pandey is a WASH expert and former joint secretary...

26 Sep, 2020

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How to make oncampus successful?

Hult-prize conducted a successful  webinar on topic " How to make oncampus Successful?"  with technical partnership of Institute of Himalayan Risk Reductionl? 

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25 Sep, 2020

     

Nature-Based Solution for sustainable Risk Reduction



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Dr karen Sudmeier -Rieux is a senior advisor at disaster risk reduction ;crisis management branch united nations environment programme at geneva switze...

25 Sep, 2020

     

A workshop on Impact Training: Microsoft Skills

Hult Prize Pokhara University brings you a Symposium on " Impact Training : Microsoft skills" in collaboration with Institute of Himalayan Risk Reduction, Rotaract Club of Kathmandu North...

20 Sep, 2020

     

Using convergence research to connect 3D architecture of the Himalayan thrust wedge to the seismic hazard and risk in Western Nepal



A new Episode on Webinar series was conducted by IHRR on the topic "Using Convergence Research to Connect the 3D architecture of the Himalayan thrust wedge to the seismic hazar...

13 Sep, 2020

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Sustainable urban system: Challenges and Opportunities



The cities are emerging as the hotspots of natural hazard risks due to the factors ranging from higher population density to improper planning among others. The COVID-19 pandemic ha...

12 Sep, 2020

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Understanding of sediment provenance and diagenesis using stable isotopes in phosphate

Many (bio)geochemical processes that bring about changes in sediment chemistry normally begin at the sediment-water interface continue at depth within the sediment column and may persist throughout...

05 Sep, 2020

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