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Nepal

Nepal
  • Capital: Kathmandu
  • Population: 28951852
  • Size: 140800.0 Km2

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Accounting for nutritional changes in six success stories: a regression-decomposition approach
D. Headey; J. Hoddinott; S. Park / Global Food Security - journal 2017
Over the past two decades, many developing countries have made impressive progress in reducing undernutrition. In this paper, the authors explore potential explanations of this success by applying consistent statistical methods to mul...
Equate and conflate: political commitment to hunger and undernutrition reduction in five high-burden countries
D.J.H. te Lintelo; R. W. D. Lakshman / World Development 2015
As political commitment is an essential ingredient for elevating food and nutrition security onto policy agendas, commitment metrics have proliferated. Many conflate government commitment to fight hunger with combating undernutrition....
Stories of change in nutrition: an overview
S. Gillespie; M. van den Bold / Global Food Security - journal 2017
After a period of relative success in generating political momentum to address malnutrition, there is an increasing urgency to focus on implementation and impact on the ground. This requires better documentation of the experiences of ...
Work, family and social protection: old age income security in Bangladesh, Nepal, the Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam
C. Knox-Vydmanov / HelpAge International 2017
How does growing older affect a person’s income security in Asia? This question is becoming increasingly urgent in the context of rapid population ageing in the region, yet relatively limited comparative analysis has tried to ans...
Household food security in the face of climate change in the Hindu-Kush Himalayan region
2016
This study attempts to understand local people’s perceptions of climate change, its impacts on agriculture and household food security, and local adaptation strategies in the Hindu-Kush Himalayan (HKH) region, using data ...
Dynamics of rural water flows to quench urban thirst: implications on local water security
R. Sada; A. Shrestha / Water Security in Peri-Urban South Asia 2013
The rapid and haphazard urbanization in Kathmandu and expansion of built- up area in the peripheral rural landscapes has resulted in formation of the peri- urban areas which are now themselves transforming into urban forms, and simult...
People's experience and facts of changing climate: impacts and responses
Water Security in Peri-Urban South Asia 2013
Apart from modeling and quantitative analysis of climate change, it is also important to understand what local communities feel about climate change and how they are affected by it and are responding to those impacts in order to bring...
Groundwater extraction: implications on local water security of Peri-urban Kathmandu
Water Security in Peri-Urban South Asia 2013
The rapid and haphazard urbanization in Kathmandu valley and expansion of built-up area to the peripheral rural landscapes has resulted to formation of Peri- urban areas which are now themselves transforming into urban form. This pape...
Adapting to Peri-urban water insecurity induced by urbanization and climate change
R. Sada; A. Shukla; A. Shrestha / Water Security in Peri-Urban South Asia 2013
Urbanization is a continued phenomenon all over the world. In Nepal, the processes of rapid urbanization initiated during the 1980s and accelerated in the following two decades. Kathmandu valley has been the most urbanized are...
Urbanization climate change and water security: adaptation strategies and approaches
Water Security in Peri-Urban South Asia 2013
The  relationship  between  urbanisation, water insecurity, and climate change is becoming evident  as cities are expanding in the global south. The first key challenge is to establish the links between these three...
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