COVID-19 Crisis management Center (CCMC) was formed on 10thJune 2020 with the objective to put into action required political and administrative measures at the federal, provincial and local level- to contain the spread of the virus.
By Binoj Basnyat Jun 03, 2021
At home, although the rest of the family developed relatively mild fever and both wife and mother had to be taken to hospital for chest X-ray and scans, they suffered no high fever or precipitous drop in oxygen levels and hence did not require hospitalization, only medication at home
By Dipak Gyawali Jun 02, 2021
Adaptive Social Protection (ASP) is an emerging approach which integrates social protection with disaster risk management and climate change adaptation. Given Nepal’s vulnerability to multiple hazards and the gaps in the current social protection system, ASP might be the best vehicle by which Nepal can build resilience to shocks. While more research is needed on how ASP can be achieved in differing country contexts, in the long run, this approach has the potential to contribute to human wellbeing by empowering individuals, households, communities and nations, improving quality of life, and transforming people’s lives so they are more resilient in the face of shocks.
By Dr. Dhruba Gautam and Pratistha Pyakurel May 31, 2021
Nepal’s Economy in Disarray: The Policies and Politics of Development (New Delhi: Adroit Publishers, 2019), co-authored by Pushkar Bajracharya, Mohan Das Manandhar and Rojan Bajracharya, provides a timely and accurate context of Nepal’s economic challenges.
By Professor Dr. Bipin Adhikari May 27, 2021
Qualified medical responders, a robust pre-and-post-hospital healthcare system, good medical transportation resources for emergency care, excellent campaigns for emergency care management, a good referral mechanism, and capacitated provincial health emergency operation centers (HEOCs)contributed to making Bheri and Seti hub Hospitals in West Nepal a model of ready to respond (R2R) during the COVID-19 response.
By Dr. Dhruba Gautam and Damodar Adhikari May 21, 2021