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Community-engaged initiatives to contribute to improving the floods-early warning system in Nepal

Abstract This paper, in the beginning, discusses the causes and effects of floods and other similar water-induced natural disasters. Since Nepal is extremely prone to...

About how human rights impact assessment differs from other IA’s and right to strike of political parties

HRIA stands for human rights impact assessment which is a process for identifying, understanding, assessing, and addressing the adverse effects of a Policy, plan,...

Sustainable development is socially inclusive and environmentally sustainable but will it lead to economic development?

I truly do not believe that sustainable development brings economic development. I would like to think of sustainable development as being a loss to...

Afforestation for sustainable and greener Nepal

Abstract The study explores and unravels the prevailing deforestation pattern, which has continuously been detrimental to greenery and the environment. It also aims to explain...

Music to cope with mental stress and anxiety

The exponential growth of Covid-19 cases has resulted in Nepal being shut down for the third time this year. A month and more has...

Prohibition of street vending upsets poor vendors in Kathmandu

A quarter of the total population of Nepal falls below the poverty line. Majority of them are engaged in informal business/works for their livelihood...

Admirable work by Hami Nepali Youth Organization during COVID crisis

Hami Nepali Youth Organization is a community organization aimed at accelerating development activities, youth empowerment, and overall, the wellbeing of the society. The organization...

COVID 19 exacerbating poverty in Nepal

The COVID crisis has been there for more than a year now. Many lockdowns, shutdowns and travel restrictions have deeply affected the lifestyle of...

Nepal faces vaccine shortage amidst political chaos – Making communities more vulnerable?

Nepal plunges into the worst COVID 19 surges as the number of cases has risen. As the crisis has worsened, Nepal has faced a...

Delivering education weakens amidst the COVID 19 pandemic in Kathmandu and Nationwide

The 2nd wave of COVID 19 has once again compelled us to stay home in this nationwide imposed travel restrictions. It has caused a...

Importance of social psychology in community development process during the ongoing lockdown

Psychology is the scientific study of behavior and mental processes while on the other hand social psychology is the scientific field that seeks to...

Human rights violation of Nepali people with disability during the pandemic – In- depth analysis

The present era is often regarded as the age of science and technology. The world has achieved massive pragmatic progress in many interdisciplinary and...

An exemplary effort led by Aapshawara Community Dalit Homestay to put an end to discrimination

Aapshawara Community Dalit Homestay in Vyas Municipality of Tanahu district is the first and model community homestay in Nepal run entirely by the Dalit...

Schools in Nepal to distribute free sanitary pads from this year

The Federal Budget presented by Finance Minister for the fiscal year 2019/20 had allocated budget to make sanitary pads available for free in public...

Watch: Student and a lecturer discuss viral picture of two government employees circulating on the Internet 

Social Media Buzz is a YouTube program that highlights topics from virtual public spheres. On their 4th episode, Shuveccha Ghimire, a sociology lecturer at...

Millions of children affected by monsoon disasters in south asian countries including Nepal

Pic: UNICEF Nepal According to a press release circulated by UNICEF Nepal today, over 700 people have died and dozens have gone missing across the...

Urban agriculture and its benefits in Nepal

The prolonged COVID 19 lockdown has propelled many city dwellers to practice urban agriculture despite scarce land. Approximate 6.2 million urban residents in Nepal...

Reminding ourselves of pre-existing indigenous practices in Nepal

The picture presents 'Chulo,' a traditional and indigenous Nepali method of cooking made up of mud, which requires firewood as a source of heat....

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