Call for participation

Deadline: July 16, 2021. Young researchers, early-career scientists and students are invited to participate in a one-day โ€˜Landslide Mapathonโ€™ to be organized by Himalayan Risk Research Institute (HRI) under CDRI Fellowship Program with the financial support from Coalition for Disaster Resilient Infrastructure (CDRI) and technical support from U-INSPIRE Nepal. Interested participants are required to fill up the attached form. During the event, participants will be…

Opportunity to Join HRI

๐€๐ฉ๐ฉ๐ฅ๐ข๐œ๐š๐ญ๐ข๐จ๐ง ๐๐ž๐š๐๐ฅ๐ข๐ง๐ž: ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ“ ๐‰๐ฎ๐ง๐ž ๐Ÿ๐ŸŽ๐Ÿ๐Ÿ Opportunity to be a part of HRI- Vacancy announcement! We are hiring 2 junior positions for a project related to landslide mapping and susceptibility modelling. Position title: ๐‘๐ž๐ฌ๐ž๐š๐ซ๐œ๐ก ๐€๐ฌ๐ฌ๐ข๐ฌ๐ญ๐š๐ง๐ญ Education: Bachelors in geomatics/civil engineering, geology, environmental science or any other related field. Skills: Familiarity with QGIS/ArcGIS and remote sensing Duration: ๐Ÿ’-๐Ÿ” ๐Œ๐จ๐ง๐ญ๐ก๐ฌ (possibility for renewal after successful completion of the…

Run4Nepal for a project in Nepal

Deadline: 23 May, 2021 Click the link below to join the race: https://races.paceup.se/product/engineers-without-borders-run4nepal/ EWB KTH partnering with Nocco, Pressbyrรฅn is organizing a virtual event called Run4Nepal from May 17th to May 23rd, 2021 to support Emergency Water Supply Project in Nepal. Participants can enter the race with 50kr and participate from anywhere by either running or walking for a distance of 4km. What to do?…

Participation in International Workshop for Youth and Young Professionals in Disaster Risk Reduction Research

HRI members Mr. Kaushal Raj Gnyawali and Mr. Suman Chapagain represented Himalayan Risk Research Institute in ‘International Workshop for Youths and Young Professional in Disaster Risk Reduction Research’ in Chengdu, Sichuan Province of China between 6-8 December 2019. The workshop was jointly organized by Institute of Disaster Management and Reconstruction (IDMR), Sichuan University, U-Inspire Alliance and Integrated Research on Disaster Reduction (IRDR). Mr. Gnyawali from…

HACKATHON: Youth hacks for DRR

Date: November 29, 2019 HRI has supported UINSPIRE Nepal to organize the first ever hackathon related to youths and DRR in Nepal. For further inquiry: UINSPIRE Nepal: [email protected] Chapagain: [email protected] Suraj Gautam: [email protected] Web information: http://www.uinspire-nepal.org Date: November 29, 2019 (Friday) Time: 12:00 pm onwards Venue: Library Hall, Pulchowk Campus, Lalitpur, Nepal. The hackathon was organized on learning by sharing, developing and presenting methods. The…

DRR Photography Competition 2019

Deadline: 20 November, 2019 #UINSPIRE DRR Photography 2019???UINSPIRE Nepal will award the most influencing photo in disaster risk reduction that conveys a positive message. Please send your photo with an inspiring thematic story (max.250 words) to: [email protected]#Exciting cash prize ??????Themes: Youths in SETI for DRR, disaster risk reduction/management, geo-hazards, sustainable development goals and urban resilience.Hurry UP!! Deadline: November 20, 2019.*SETI for DRR= Science, Engineering, Technology…

UINSPIRE Nepal – HRI: Call for young researchers applications!

Under the UINSPIRE Nepal initiative, to promote youths and young professionals in SETI for DRR, HRI calls applications from young student researchers on a project related to the assessment of landslide hazards using machine learning algorithms in Central Nepal. Fresh graduates of Bachelors or Masterโ€™s degree from Nepal in Civil Engineering, Geomatics, Engineering Geology or related fields with highly motivated, timely working, independent thinking and…