Efforts in Disaster Risk Reduction and Management, and Future Plans, Bagmati Province (विपद् जोखिम न्यूनीकरण तथा व्यवस्थापनका प्रयास एवं आगामी योजना, बागमती प्रदेश)


The presentation overviews the disaster situation in Bagmati Province, spanning floods, landslides, fires, and earthquakes, emphasizing the significant impact of fire-related incidents. Mr. Deepak Prasad Neupane, representing MoIAL, highlighted the province's commitment to effective disaster management through collaboration among the three tiers of government and non-government sectors. He provided examples of MoIAL's recent support during a landslide event in Gaurishankar Rural Municipality, showcasing the province's dedication to disaster response and recovery. Various plans and guidelines, such as the Bagmati Province Monsoon Preparedness and Response Action Plan 2023, were detailed to illustrate the proactive measures taken. Mr. Neupane emphasized the allocation of funds according to the province's guidelines, not only for post-disaster rescue and relief but also for preparedness, private housing reconstruction, and awareness campaigns. The presentation addressed challenges including coordination gaps, data management, and resource limitations, and stressed the need to integrate disaster management with development initiatives.




MoIAL, Bagmati Province

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