South Asia Institute: "Consequences and Responses: Lessons from and for Nepal"


Thursday, May 14, 2015, 4:00pm to 7:15pm


CGIS South, S010, 1730 Cambridge Street

For more information please contact the South Asia Institute

Special Event

Panel 1: Public Health; Water and Sanitation; Reconstruction and Conservation of Heritage Sites

Panel 2: Equity in Humanitarian Efforts: Role of Governments and Aid Agencies

Ted GilmanExecutive Director, Edwin O. Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies at Harvard University 

Michael HooperAssociate Professor of Urban Planning, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University 

Daniele LantagneUsen Family Career Development Professor, Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Tufts University

Chair: Jennifer LeaningFrançois-Xavier Bagnoud Professor of the Practice of Health and Human Rights; HSPH, Director, FXB Center for Health and Human Rights, Harvard University

Candlelight Vigil to follow at 7:30pm on steps of Memorial Church, Harvard Yard

Learn more about Harvard For Nepal.

This event will be recorded and posted on our Youtube page after the event. 

If you have questions for the panelists, please email them to Meghan Smith,, before the event.