Government Aid Yet to be Distributed

September 15, 2015 by  
Filed under Response

According to an article by Reuters, the Nepali government has yet to spend the roughly 4 billion dollars of donated relief money. Rather than diving straight into reconstruction, they’ve attempted to first make changes which they believe will create greater stability in the long run. However, this...

Documentary on Building Back Safer Schools

September 2, 2015 by  
Filed under Curated Topics, School Buildings

Since 2012, Anne Sanquini, a PhD candidate of Geological Sciences at Stanford University has led a study of seismic- resistant schools and public buildings suggested by the National Society for Earthquake Technology (NSET) and engineers from the Department of Education with the help of Sundar Thapaliya,...