Indigenous Peoples

Nepal’s government made a progressive change to its forest policy and transferred user rights for a large part of its forests to local communities. Today, 34% of Nepal’s forests are managed by…

Andrea Kutter, Andrew Mitchell|

Six years on, Nepal’s post-earthquake housing reconstruction is nearly complete. Ninety-two percent of the targeted population is on track to move in refurbished and resilient houses.

Sulochana Nepali|

Kamala is one of 149 women mobile masons hired by the National Reconstruction Authority in 14 districts in Nepal most affected by the earthquake for providing socio-technical assistance under the…

Sulochana Nepali|

The region has natural and built endowments that can position it for a robust, green recovery

Anna Wellenstein, Julie Rozenberg, Ede Ijjasz-Vasquez|

Like any other crisis, the COVID-19 pandemic has aggravated existing inequalities, hitting minorities and vulnerable groups particularly hard.

Luis Triveno, Carina Lakovits|