Earthquake Safe Communities in Nepal

Back

How political instability affected Nepal's disaster preparedness, Date 27.04.2015

This fault line runs along Nepal's southern border and the constant friction between the plates eventually unleashes an enormous amount of energy in the form of earthquakes. In fact, according to a report by Nepal's National Society for Earthquake Technology, the seismic records of the region suggest that a major earthquake occurs approximately every 75 years, with previous tremor of such magnitude striking the region in 1934……

For More

http://www.dw.de/how-political-instability-affected-nepals-disaster-preparedness/a-18411259

Media Room
NSET Publications
Gallery
Home | About NSET | Projects/Programs | Good Practices | Hazards in Nepal | Prepare Yourself | Contact Us | RSS | Facebook | Twitter | Youtube |