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Training on 'Earthquake Hazard Assessment and Aftershock Forecasting' held in Kathmandu

A training on "Earthquake Hazard Assessment and Aftershock Forecasting" held in Kathmandu during April 9-12, 2019. The main objective has been to enhance knowledge on earthquake hazard and forecasting aftershock in Nepal. A total 35 participants from government agencies, academia, NSET and ESS participated. A team of facilitators including experts and senior professionals from Nepal Government, Academia, NSET and USGS conducted the course.

The course covered various topics and issues: Hazard in Nepal, Sources, Paleoseismology...


NSET's efforts towards responding to Gorkha Earthquake 2015


» Information Gathering/Dissemination and Media Coordination

» Development of Situation Maps

» Damage Assessments of Critical Facilities


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Training to Local Authorities and Social...

"Simulation and Retrofit-onsite visit touched the participants, encouraged to implement.."

One-day training on Disaster Risk Reduction/Management (DRR), Building Code... Detail 

Training on "Earthquake Hazard Assessment and...

A training on "Earthquake Hazard Assessment and Aftershock Forecasting" has begun in Kathmandu jointly organized by Nepal Government’s Department of Mines and Geology (DMG), United States... Detail 

Training Workshop of radio journalists focused...

A Training Workshop of radio journalists has been held focusing on various dimensions of building community resilience and what and how media can contribute in the process. NSET organized the... Detail 

Findings of 'Study of Urban Development in...

A workshop on 'Study of Urban Development in Kathmandu Valley, Status of National Building Code and Building By-Laws Implementation' held at Radisson Hotel, Lazimpat in Kathmandu on March 22,... Detail 

Interactive seminar held in Lalitpura on...

An interactive seminar on "Potential Applicability of Global Earthquake Hazard and Risk Models in Nepal" was held at NSET auditorium hall in Lalitpur on March 22, 2019. The seminar was jointly... Detail 

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Program for Enhancement of Emergency Response

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Technical Support for Building Code Implementation in Nepal


Nepal Safer Schools Projects

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