Annual Planning Workshop for AWP 2015

With the purpose of streamlining, discussing and preparing the strategic work plan for the year 2015 and for aligning the Multi Year plans, Monitoring framework and GESI strategy, the annual planning workshop for the Annual Work Plan (AWP) 2015 was conducted during November 25-26, 2014 at Sauraha, Chitwan. The workshop was chaired by Dr. Rishi Ram Sharma, DG, DHM/ NPD, CFGORRP and was attended by the institutional representatives from the three departments of DHM, DSCWM, DWIDP, DNPWC, UNDP Country Office Nepal and the Project Management Unit (PMU) and Field Coordination Unit (FCO) staffs. The two-day workshop assessed and reviewed the...

Training in Sediment Monitoring and Flood Risk Assessment

National level training to institutional representatives in Sediment Monitoring Protocols and Flood Risk Assessment has been conducted during November 17, 2014 to November 20, 2014 in Kathmandu. The training was inaugurated by the National Project Director (NPD)/ DG for CFGORRP/ DHM and benefitted 23 institutional representatives from Department Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), Department of Soil Conservation and Watershed Management (DSCWM) and Department of Water Induced Disaster Prevention (DWIDP) and Rastripati Chure Terai Madhesh Conservation Committee. The training covered a wide array of subject matters from Flood Hazard Modelling, Flood Estimation Measures, Community Flood Hazard Mapping, Sediment Monitoring and Database Management...

Fourth PEB Meeting

The  fourth Project Executive Board (PEB) Meeting of CFGORRP was held on October 10, 2014 at the DHM Library under the Chair of Dr. Rishi Ram Sharma, Director General, DHM and National Project Director, CFGORRP and in the presence of the following PEB Members. Ms. Sophie Kemkhadze , Deputy Country Director, UNDP Mr. Tika Ram Adhikari, Director General, DNPWC Mr. Pem Kandel, Director General, DSCWM Mr. Bidya Sagar Mallik, Deputy Director General, DWIDP Ms. Laxmi Pandey, Under Secretary, MoFALD Mr. Damru Ballabha Paudel, Section Officer, MoF Ms. Anupa Lamichhane, Climate Change Programme Analyst, UNDP Mr. Top B. Khatri NPM, CFGORRP The...

CFGORRP’s documentary – YouTube broadcast

Watch CFGORRP's Documentary featured in "Aakhijhyal" during August 2014: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EdvBPgLnbRs   To watch this in YouTube for full viewing, please click here.

Training in Flood Risk Management

CFGORRP/DHM envisions capacity development in flood risk management at community, village, district and the national levels. In this connection, the Project conducted three training programs at Simrik Hotel, Lahan from 18 to 23, August 2014. Key district line agencies that were trained include District Soil Conservation Office (DSCO), Division Office of the Department of Water Induced Disaster Prevention (DWIDP), and other district level line agencies such as District Forest Office (DFO), District Development Committee (DDC), District Technical Office (DTO), Nepal Red Cross Society of Siraha, Saptari, Udayapur and Mahottari. Similarly in VDC level training, participants were VDC secretaries (who are...

Project’s Newsletter Issue 1

The first issue of the Project's Newsletter covering the accomplishments made from September 2013 to June 2014 can now be downloaded here.
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