People’s Perspective on Flood Hazard and Adaptation Strategies in the Koshi River Basin of Nepal

M. Singh and L. Devkota
Nepal Development Research Institute (NDRI)

The paper reports on the outcome of a research project studying disaster risk reduction and climate change adaptation in the Koshi River Basin of Nepal. The study examines the effects of increased flooding on local people and the inadequacies of current methods of flood management.

The project is one of six recent research collaborations managed by START with support from the Climate and Development Knowledge Network (CDKN). To learn more about the grant program and the other projects, click here.