Project Publications

Policy Briefs

Policy Brief 1: Reconstructing Nepal – Law. 2021. Expertise, Labour, and Mobility in Nepal’s Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster Reconstruction: Construction, Finance, and Law as Domains of Social Transformation. Social Science Baha, Kathmandu. Available from: [publication page] [PDF]
Policy Brief 2: Reconstructing Nepal – Finance. 2021. Expertise, Labour, and Mobility in Nepal’s Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster Reconstruction: Construction, Finance, and Law as Domains of Social Transformation. Social Science Baha, Kathmandu. Available from: [publication page] [PDF]

Working Papers

Limbu, Bina, Nabin Rawal, Manoj Suji, Prakash Chandra Subedi & Jeevan Baniya. 2019. “Reconstructing Nepal: Post-Earthquake Experiences from Bhaktapur, Dhading and Sindhupalchowk.” Working Paper, Social Science Baha, Kathmandu. Available from: [publication page] [PDF]
Suji, Manoj, Bina Limbu, Nabin Rawal, Prakash Chandra Subedi & Jeevan Baniya. 2020. “Reconstructing Nepal: Bhaktapur – Heritage and Urban Reconstruction.” Working Paper, Social Science Baha, Kathmandu. Available from: [publication page] [PDF]
Rawal, Nabin, Manoj Suji, Bina Limbu, Prakash Chandra Subedi & Jeevan Baniya. 2021. “Reconstructing Nepal: Dhading – Patchwork Policies and Multiple Structures.” Working Paper, Social Science Baha, Kathmandu. Available from: [publication page] [PDF]

Newspaper Op-Eds

Limbu, Bina, Jeevan Baniya, Manoj Suji & Sara Shneiderman. “Reconstruction Conundrums.” The Kathmandu Post, 19 February 2019. Available from: https://kathmandupost.com/opinion/2019/02/19/reconstruction-conundrums
Shneiderman, Sara, Jeevan Baniya, Philippe Le Billon & Deepak Thapa. “Learning from disasters: Nepal copes with coronavirus pandemic 5 years after earthquake.” The Conversation, 23 April 2020. Available from: https://theconversation.com/learning-from-disasters-nepal-copes-with-coronavirus-pandemic-5-years-after-earthquake-134009

Journal Articles

Parajulee, Ramjee, Sara Shneiderman, Ratna K. Shrestha (2020) Forging Community through Disaster Response: Nepali Canadians and the 2015 Earthquakes. BC Studies. Available from: https://ojs.library.ubc.ca/index.php/bcstudies/article/view/191953
Le Billon, Philippe; Suji, Manoj; Baniya, Jeevan; Limbu, Bina; Paudel, Dinesh; Rankin, Katharine; Rawal, Nabin; Shneiderman, Sara (2020) Disaster Financialization: Earthquakes, Cashflows and Shifting Household Economies in Nepal. Development and Change. Available from: https://doi.org/10.1111/dech.12603

 

Dinesh Paudel, Katharine Rankin & Philippe Le Billon (2020) Lucrative Disaster: Financialization, Accumulation and Postearthquake Reconstruction in Nepal. Economic Geography. Available from: https://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/6TSHZN9676DQFNKR6KXC/full?target=10.1080/00130095.2020.1722635
Aijazi, Omer; Amburgey, Emily; Limbu, Bina; Suji, Manoj; Binks, James; Balaz-Munn, Courtney; Rankin, Katharine; Shneiderman, Sara (2021) The Ethnography of Collaboration: Navigating Power Relationships in Joint Research. Collaborative Anthropologies. Available from: Click here to access the article. Click here for full citation details.

Book Chapters

Shneiderman, Sara, Dan Hirslund, Jeevan Baniya, Philippe Le Billon, Bina Limbu, Bishnu Pandey, Katharine Rankin, Nabin Rawal, Prakash Chandra Subedi, Manoj Suji, Deepak Thapa, and Cameron Warner (2021) Expertise, Labour and Mobility in Nepal’s Post-Conflict, Post-Disaster Reconstruction. In Epicentre to Aftermath: Rebuilding and Remembering in the Wake of Nepal’s Earthquakes, eds. Michael Hutt, Mark Liechty, and Stefanie Lotter. Cambridge University Press.

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