Reuters: George Varughese on Nepal’s Political Instability and Disaster Preparedness

April 28, 2015 — Reuters interviews The Asia Foundation’s Country Representative in Nepal George Varughese on government response to the devastating earthquake: “years of political instability had distracted the administration and left it under-prepared to deal with humanitarian crises in the disaster-prone country.” Read more: “Nepalis rue slow government response, some blame politics.”

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