The constraints experienced and lessons learned would be The 2015 Gorkha, Nepal, Earthquake and Himalayan Studies: First Results 2 Miyake et al. On April 25, 2015, Nepal and its people experienced a 7.8 magnitude earthquake. Ongoing structural violence of caste: Recent changes in the law which criminalise caste-based discrimination have so far had little impact on the pervasiveness of caste.Although caste is no longer tied to socio-economic status and occupation, low-caste people typically have higher poverty rates, less access to healthcare, and are less educated – especially Dalits. This paper utilizes the National Disaster Response Framework 2013 guidelines to analyze the large-scale disaster response of the Nepal government's institutional system in the wake of the 2015 earthquake. Nepal Government’s Emergency Response to the 2015 Earthquake: A Case Study Bahul Shrestha * and Pairote Pathranarakul Graduate School of Public Administration (GSPA), National Institute of Development Administration (NIDA), 118 Moo 3, Serithai Road, Klong Chan, Bangkapi, Bangkok 10240, Thailand; [email protected] Resources: Case Study. On May 12, another major earthquake of 7.2 magnitude hit the country. The engaging resource helps young people (aged 11-19) learn about the humanitarian impact of natural disasters, with case study examples from the Nepal earthquake. The following organizations provided assistance in the 2015 Nepal earthquake response coordinated by the SAFE Humanitarian Working Group, and contributed content for this case study.

Share: Twitter Linkedin Facebook Challenge . A devastating 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck northern Nepal, on April 25, 2015, injuring over 22,000 people and killing over 8,0001 in addition to causing significant infrastructure damage. Case Study: Nepal Earthquake . Supported by the Geographical Association, this package brings the geography curricular to life through the use of eyewitness accounts, videos and maps. The activities of the Global Alliance for Clean Cookstoves in the SAFE Humanitarian Working Group during response to the Nepal earthquake Earthquake Vulnerability Reduction for Cities (EVRC-3) Module 2 Session8 1 A CASE STUDY OF THE KATHMANDU VALLEY EARTHQUAKE RISK MANAGEMENT PROJECT (KVERMP) This case study attempts to share the experience of a project carried out in Kathmandu valley, Nepal for earthquake risk management. Significance Post-Earthquake. The 2015 Gorkha Nepal earthquake caused tremendous damage and loss. Earth, Planets and Space (2017) 69:12 Page 2 of 2 aftershock activity of the 2015 Gorkha earthquake based on the local ground motion array. The methodology includes in-depth