National policies and plans

This image is the first page of the policy paper.
2021
This paper is a summary for policymakers of the National Adaption Plan (NAP) 2021-2050 for Nepal. Climate change threatens to undermine the historical socioeconomic achievements of Nepal.
Nepal - government
2020

Nepal is at high risk of natural and non-natural disasters. It continues to face the brunt of hazards resulting from rugged topographical conditions, hydro-meteorological activities and climate change as well as disasters attributable to virus, insect

World Bank, the
2019

This long-term national policy sets the vision of Nepal to promote disaster risk reduction and management for resilient and sustainable development. The strategic action plan details out the key priority actions in line with the Sendai Framework for

Nepal - government
2018

Nepal's Minimum School Safety Package (MSSP) envisages critical activities that schools should implement either on their own or with outside support. The MSSP seeks to:

  • - Reduce disaster risks in schools, including through the establishment of basic
Ministry of Education, Science and Technology
2019

Nepal’s National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Strategic Plan of Action (2018-2030) is a legal document that explains the planning framework covering all stages of disaster risk management in the country. It was endorsed by the National Disaster

Nepal - government Ministry of Home Affairs (Nepal)
2019

Nepal’s National Disaster Risk Reduction Policy (2018) was endorsed by the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council meeting held on 18 June 2018 and has been drafted in line with the Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Act (2017). It is

Nepal - government Ministry of Home Affairs (Nepal)
2011

This document presents a framework, methods and tools for integrating climate concerns into development plans and programs at the implementation level. It is intended to facilitate ministries, departments and development organizations in analyzing sector

Nepal - government
2015
This action plan was developed in response to the devastating earthquake that struck Nepal in April 2015. It contains 40 action points.
Nepal - government
2013

The National Disaster Response Framework has been prepared for the effective coordination and implementation of disaster preparedness and response activities. The main purpose of this framework is to develop a clear, concise and comprehensive national

Nepal - government
2011

The Priority Framework for Action (PFA) addresses the impacts of climate change and extreme climate events in various sub sectors of agriculture in Nepal. This document explicitly integrates the priorities of the National Adaptation Program of Action

Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations - Headquarters Nepal - government