disaster risk reduction

Every year communities of Banjara, located in Rautahat district is affected by inundation, posing high risk to the lives of community people living in this area. Bigu Shah, Ward Chairperson of Isnath Municipality in Banjara, shares his sadness “Our village is inundated due to Lalbakiya and Jhab...
Stock pile emergency items stored at Tribhuvan University proved essential after the April 2015 earthquake - DDR Team/Oxfam
To prepare Kathmandu for disasters, Oxfam in Nepal has supported the government of Nepal in establishing emergency water facilities and stockpiling essential items in crucial places in the capital.
Oxfam staff teach community members how to cope with disasters such as flooding - DRR team/Oxfam
Oxfam aims to strengthen people to better deal with natural disasters and climate related shocks through its Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change Adaptation programme.
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