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5 Aug 2022 News
Supporting the Kamala Basin Water Resources Development Strategy implementation project

On 17 May 2022, we held a hybrid inception meeting to strengthen the development, planning, and implementation of the

Findings and learnings from the WeACT project in the Upper Koshi Basin

Glacial Lake Outburst Floods (GLOFs) are one of the most serious natural hazards in mountain regions, including the Upper Koshi ...

Enabling the most vulnerable to adapt to climate change

‘We lose sleep when it starts raining…’, said a community member in Saptari district, Nepal voicing a common concern of ...

Strengthening capacity for disaster risk reduction and management in the hydropower sector

The Hydropower Transboundary Working Group (TWG) under the Koshi Disaster Risk Reduction Knowledge Hub (KDKH) focuses on assessing multi-hazard vulnerability ...

Joining hands for stronger disaster preparedness and response in Dolakha, Nepal

Discussions during a consultation meeting among Upper Koshi Basin stakeholders focused around understanding different types of hazards; exploring various measures ...

Koshi resource book focusing on ecosystems, water management, and governance launched

We recently launched a resource book – The Koshi River Basin: Insights into biophysical, socioeconomic, and governance ...

14 Jun 2022 HI-LIFE
Exploring future investment in biodiversity research and monitoring

Spanning across China, India and Myanmar, the Far Eastern Himalaya is home to the world’s rarest flora and fauna ...