Disaster Resilient Communities in Nepal by 2050

Disaster Inventory / Information Management System (DIMS) in Nepal

Supporting Agency: UNDP- Nepal

Location within Country: Throughout the country
Project Period: December 2003 – August 2004

The Program
This was an effort to establish a systematic data base of natural disaster events in Nepal, and was carried out with the financial support from UNDP, Nepal. The project consisted in collection, computer-entry, and analysis of natural disaster data during the period of past 33 years (1971-2003). A standard data collection format was developed and used to capture the data from different sources and entered into the software "DesInventar", a methodological tool developed by Latin American Network of Social Studies on Disaster Prevention (LARED).


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