Basanta Raj Adhikari

Deputy Director, Centre for Disaster Studies, IoE, TU

Dr. Basanta Raj Adhikari has done his PhD in Earth Science from the University of Vienna, Austria. Currently, he is working as an assistant professor in the Department of Civil Engineering, Pulchowk Campus, Institute of Engineering, Tribhuvan University, Nepal. Moreover, he is working as a deputy-director where he is leading many research projects about physical disaster including flood, earthquake and landslide. His research interests are climate change, hill-slope movement and human interaction, Himalayan sediment flux generation, community based disaster risk reduction and earthquake. He has published more than dozen research papers in both national and international journals.

Basanta Raj is a member of the following Themes, Networks or Projects

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SDC Climate Change & Environment Network

The CC&E Network provides a knowledge exchange platform for development practitioners, organizations and SDC staff and partners working in and around climate change and environment issues
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Cities and climate change

Views on trends, challenges, findings and case studies of cities adapting throughout the world.
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Climate Adaptation Learning Resources

Training modules and other resources on climate analysis, vulnerability assessment and adaptation planning.
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