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Urgent case of recovery: what we can learn from the August 2014 Karnali River floods in Nepal

In mid-August 2014, three days of torrential monsoon rainfall led to the widespread Karnali floods in Western Nepal. The floods killed 222 people and had a major impact on 120,000 others, damaging infrastructure and property and displacing households. This report investigates the cause, provide key insights and recommendations for avoiding future disasters.

Karen MacClune; Kanmani Venkateswaran; Kanchan Mani Dixit; Shobha Yadav; Sumit Dugar; Rajani Maharjan

Language: English
Published By: Zurich Insurance Group Ltd
Published date: 2014

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