Linking Science of Flood Forecasts to Humanitarian Actions for Improved Preparedness and Effective Response

Madhab Uprety1, Sumit Dugar2, Dilip Gautam1, Damodar Kanel3, Man Kshetri3, Ram Gopal Kharbuja4 and Shankar Hari Acharya5, (1)Practical Action Consulting South Asia, Kathmandu, Nepal, (2)Practical Action Consulting South Asia, Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change, Kathmandu, Nepal, (3)World Food Programme, Kathmandu, Nepal, (4)Department of Hydrology and Meteorology (DHM), Kathmandu, Nepal, (5)Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA), National Emergency Operation Centre (NEOC), Kathmandu, Nepal