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Thousands of Refugees Homeless in Nepal after Fire Razes Camp
Abstract:
Thousands of refugees from Bhutan in eastern Nepal are homeless after a devastating fire swept through Goldhap refugee camp Saturday night,burning 80 percent of the camp to the ground and injuring seven refugees.“This is a disaster and an absolutely traumatic event for the refugees,” said UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres. “We are urgently mobilizing all resources, with a lot of help from the government, to get them shelter, food and comfort.”
Publisher: UNHCR Type / Script:
Publication  in  English
Keywords:
REFUGEES, FIRES, FOOD, REFUGEE CAMPS, SCHOOLS, RESETTLEMENT, NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS, SANITATION, FOOD SUPPLY
Thematic Group:
UNHCR, (2008)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
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Thousands of Refugees Homeless in Nepal after Fire Razes Camp
Abstract:
Thousands of refugees from Bhutan in eastern Nepal are homeless after a devastating fire swept through Goldhap refugee camp Saturday night,burning 80 percent of the camp to the ground and injuring seven refugees.“This is a disaster and an absolutely traumatic event for the refugees,” said UN High Commissioner for Refugees Antonio Guterres. “We are urgently mobilizing all resources, with a lot of help from the government, to get them shelter, food and comfort.”
Publisher: UNHCR Type / Script:
Publication  in  English
Keywords:
REFUGEES HOMELESS, UNHCR, 2008
Thematic Group:
UNHCR, (2008)
Thesaurus:
13.02.00 - Disaster Prevention, Preparedness And Relief
PDF | File Size: 52 KB   Download
Feeder: SHOVA GIRI, Editor: ANJANA SHRESTHA, Auditor:
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