Mercy Corps is implementing a project called "Managing Disaster Risk through Economic Development" in the far west of Nepal. This project links the community initiatives on DRR with the existing agriculture/livelihood and private sector in order to make the whole system sustainable.
To learn more about MRED project watch the documentary below:
This Briefing Paper is addressed to policy and decision-makers at all levels. It aims to trigger consideration and discussion of policy options for socio-cultural engagement and sensitivity in capacity-building of communities at risk from natural hazards and disasters.