Reactive grants

A building with visible damage following the 2015 earthquake in Nepal

The SHEAR programme has funded key research in response to extreme events in order to identify, explore and verify the impacts of these events in a range of fields. Research has focused on the impact of El Niño on resilience of smallholder agricultural systems, ecosystems and animal-based systems, as well as on mapping, monitoring and modelling landslides related to the 2015 earthquake in Nepal.