7Integrating heritage value with disaster risk assessment in Swayambhu Monuments Zone

When, local time: 
Sunday, 27 July 2014 - 5:00am
Where: 
Nepal, Lalitpur
Type of Event: 
Category 7-Seminar and Workshop
Contact: 
Nipuna Shrestha

A final presentation of a study on
“Integrating heritage value with disaster risk assessment in Swayambhu Monuments Zone" will be presented with the stakeholders. The study was undertaken by Center for Applied Research and Development, Institute of Engineering in close cooperation with Department of Archaeology.

The study has investigated on the issues related to Heritage Management, Disaster Risk Preparedness, and Mitigation Planning. The event will recommend ways to integrate the disaster risk preparedness strategies into the management plan for Swayambhu Monuments Zones (SMZ) of Kathmandu Valley World Heritage Site (KVWHS).