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The 2015 earthquakes highlight that Nepal is not a passive recipient of aid, nor should it be treated as such

Sharma, Jeevan R. (2016) The 2015 earthquakes highlight that Nepal is not a passive recipient of aid, nor should it be treated as such. South Asia @ LSE (29 Apr 2016). Blog Entry.

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Abstract

Case studies like Nepal offer the opportunity to reassess how individuals and communities affected by natural disasters can be better served by humanitarian efforts, writes Jeevan R Sharma. He argues the future of international assistance lies in developing constructive relationships with the state and effective partnerships with the local organisations who often end up leading the relief effort on the ground. This article forms part of our Nepal Earthquake Anniversary series. Read further posts here.

Item Type: Online resource (Blog Entry)
Official URL: http://blogs.lse.ac.uk/southasia/
Additional Information: © 2016 The Author(s); Online
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
J Political Science > JQ Political institutions Asia
Sets: Collections > South Asia @ LSE
Date Deposited: 28 Apr 2017 11:25
Last Modified: 12 Mar 2019 00:15
URI: http://eprints.lse.ac.uk/id/eprint/74757

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