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FAO Nepal News Bulletin Number 03– May 2015 This monthly issue of May contents are: 1. Devastating earthquakes increase the threat of food insecurity in Nepal 2. Italy provides EUR 400 000 to help earthquake-affected farmers in Nepal 3. Houses collapsed and stores of grain are buried 4. Am...
FAO, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake IOM Response ( 17 September 2015) Highlights: 1. On 2 September, IOM demolished its 100th unsafe building since the beginning of its Early Recovery activities in May. As of 5 September, 103 buildings have been demolished and 10 sites have been cleared. 2. In the Kathmandu Valley, I...
IOM, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake 2015-Key Findings And Maps This report describes the impact of the 2015 earthquake throughout Central and Western Nepal (excluding the three districts of Kathmandu Valley) and provides an analysis to guide initial relief efforts. The report also provides maps and brief themati...
WFP, EU, NFSMS, (2015)
Early Recovery Nepal (as of 2 June 2015) This map shows the geographic coverage and total number of early recovery programme by districts and by three pillars. The map is generated based on 4W database consolidated by ER Cluster as of 1 June 2015. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #UNOCHA #...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake: IOM Emergency Response Situation Report, 15 May 2015 IOM has launched its debris removal program in Chautara. More than 20 people from the earthquake affected community have been engaged to support debris clearing efforts. The Shelter and NFI pipeline has facilitated the delivery of 5,000 hygiene ki...
IOM, (2015)
After the Earth Moved, Nepalese Planted Seeds Kathmandu, Nepal – After two major earthquakes and hundreds of aftershocks rocked Nepal in 2015, many remote farming communities were left completely devastated. In a country where four out of five people depend on agriculture for their livelihoods, ...
FAO, (2016)
With cash incentives, Nepal quake-hit villagers look to rebuild lives (7 July 2015) BARHABISE, Sindhupalchowk - She pauses for a moment when asked about the damages caused to her family by the devastating Nepal earthquake of 25 April2015. Seconds later,70-year-old Purna Maya Magar, from Ghorthali village of Sindhupalchowk, the worst...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Triage – Prioritizing The Seriously Injured Preparedness to respond to emergencies proves its worth when disaster strikes. On 25 April when the earthquake struck, Dr Rasila Amatya, Medical Superintendent from Dhading District,in Nepal and her colleagues rushed to hospitals and health posts in ...
WHO, (2015)
Gender-Based Violence Sub-Cluster in the Aftermath of the Nepal Earthquake The earthquake humanitarian response to mitigate GBV risks, especially violence against women and girls, and to provide safe and comprehensive services for those affected by GBV. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #HealthCare ...
UNFPA, (2015)
Needs Assessment Coverage At VDC Level Nepal Earthquake 2015 (as of 28.05.2015) This map shows the total number of needs assessments conducted per district, as well as highlighting the VDCs that were assessed. This map is generated based on completed and ongoing assessment cell as of 28 may. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #Di...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake Child Protection Sub-Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) This Map show the:As of 02 June 2015, 5 activities have been reported for child protection sub-cluster within 12 priority districts. #NaturalDisaster #Earthquakes #DisasterProneArea #DisasterRelief #ChildDevelopment #ChildCare ...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake Food Security Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) This map shows the:As of 02 June 2015, 5 activities have been reported for food security cluster within the 14 priority districts. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #FoodSecurity #FoodSuply #NaturalPhenomena ...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake Protection/ GBV Sub-Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) Map show the:As of 02 June 2015, 9 activities* have been reported for Gender Based violence protection sub-cluster within the 14 priority districts. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #FoodSecurity #FoodSuply #NaturalPhenomena...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal: Earthquake CCCM Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) This map showing As of 02 June 2015, 4 activities have been reported for Camp Coordination and Camp Management (CCCM) .cluster within 12 priority districts. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #FoodSecurity #FoodSuply #NaturalPhen...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal: Earthquake Health Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) Map show the:As of 02 June 2015, 4 activities have been reported for Health cluster within the 14 priority districts. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #FoodSecurity #FoodSuply #NaturalPhenomena...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal: Earthquake Nutrition Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) This map showing the: As of 02 June 2015, 5 activities have been reported for nutrition cluster within the 14 priority districts. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #FoodSecurity #FoodSuply #NaturalPhenomena ...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal: Earthquake Wash Cluster Activity (as of 02 Jun 2015) The map showing the:As of 02 June 2015, 6 activities have been reported for Water, Sanitation and Hygiene cluster within the 14 priority districts. #NaturalDisasters #Earthquakes #DisasterProneAreas #FoodSecurity #FoodSuply #NaturalPhenomena ...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Psychosocial Support A Critical Need After An Emergency 12 year old Nikesh Pahari has been living in a tent with his parents and neighbours. However since the earthquake he has refused to speak or eat and is afraid to go near his house. Psychiatric social workers can help to teach children to slowly norma...
WHO, (2015)
WHO Flags Spinal Care As Critical Medical Gap, Long-Term Health Need Of Nepal Highlights: 1. One in three of the estimated 14 000 injured people in the earthquake require follow-up rehabilitation treatment. Of them, around 12% have a damaged spinal cord. 2. WHO has identified spinal care as a critical medical gap, and this i...
WHO, (2015)
Nepal: The Steep Path To Recovery [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkwC04sxq3Y [Abstract]- Thousands of porters are carrying food and other relief high into Nepal’s mountains, and repairing trails as they go, as part of a shift by the United Nations World Food Program...
WFP, (2015)
WFP Airlifts Children From A Quake-Hit Monastery In Nepal [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uJK-3j5VHeE [Abstract]- At the request of the Nepali authorities, WFP helped evacuate 60 children from an earthquake-hit monastery in Lho, a small village at the foot of the Himalayas. “Since the e...
WFP, (2015)
Female Masons Trained in Earthquake Safe Construction for the First Time in Nepal For the first time ever in Nepal, an exclusive training for female masons on earthquake resilient construction techniques was organised from 10 to 14 September 2012 in Kathmandu. Masons are a crucial aspect for ensuring compliance with building codes...
UNDP, (2012)
April 2016: Nepal Community Feedback on Reconstruction [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4NvTA4nZNEU [Abstract]- In April 2016, the Common Feedback Project collected feedback from 2100 people in 14 earthquake affected districts on reconstruction related issues. This short video provides a...
UNRCO, (2016)
Common Feedback Project Phase I Overview [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=87CaLjzIOmY [Abstract]- The Inter-Agency Common Feedback Project (CFP) was established following the earthquake to collect community feedback to support response efforts. This video shares some key hig...
UNRCO, (2016)
At The Heart Of The Earthquake Epicentre: Addressing Reproductive Health Needs In Gorkha Kabita BK got married at the age of 16. At only 17 she gave birth to her first child at home with the help of a traditional birth attendant. Now at 20 Kabita is pregnant with her second child, but this time she wants to give birth in a health facilit...
UNFPA, (2015)
FAO Nepal Initial Earthquake Response: Rebuilding Resilient Agricultural Livelihoods (June 2015) In a country where two out of three people depend on agriculture for their livelihoods, the earthquakes have been disastrous for many of Nepal’s farmers. Following the earthquakes and hundreds of aftershocks, an estimated 1 million people have been e...
FAO, (2015)
Key Findings From The Agricultural Livelihoods Impact Appraisal (June 2015) In May, the Nepal Food Security Cluster carried out a detailed assessment of the impact of the earthquakes on food production and agricultural livelihoods. The Agricultural Livelihoods Impact Appraisal – led by the Food and Agriculture Organization o...
FAO, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake Population map Dolakha District Tamakoshi Hydro Survey (as of 05 June 2015) This map shows the number of population of Dolakha District based on Tamakoshi Hydro Survey June 05, 2015. #NepalEarthquake2015 #earthquakes #NaturalDisasters ...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Shelter Updates After more than 750,000 houses either damaged or destroyed during the recent earthquake in April 2015, the Government of Nepal appealed the international community to support country’s emergency shelter needs. These needs were particularly vital on t...
UNHABITAT, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake : Nutrition Dashboard Nutrition Cluster has 12 active partners implementing a 6-component response in 22 affected districts Essential supplies ensured to reach out to over 500,000 children under-5 and women for the initial 3-month response. #NepalEarthquake2015 #Natura...
UNOCHA, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake 2015 A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April 2015 (11:56am local time), with the epicenter at Barpak Village Development Committee (VDC) in Gorkha district – some 81 km northwest of the capital city, Kathmandu. There were continued aftershocks...
WHO, (2015)
Nepal Earthquake: Education Dashboard 25 May 2015 Department of Education (DoE) reports 27,242 (public) Additional 4,903 private school classrooms estimated *Destroyed = totally collapsed/majorly damaged Figure based on initial DoE reported data for public classrooms Ongoing structural assessment wi...
UN, (2015)
August 2016: Nepal Community Feedback on Protection [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3qTNF5ajz0 [Abstract]- In June 2016, the Common Feedback Project collected feedback from 2100 people in 14 earthquake affected districts on protection related issues. This short video provides an overvi...
UNRCO, (2016)
July 2016: Nepal Community Feedback on Reconstruction [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cNaupKKc97g [Abstract]-In June 2016, the Common Feedback Project collected feedback from 2100 people in 14 earthquake affected districts on reconstruction related issues. This short video provides an o...
UNRCO, (2016)
Nepal Community Feedback on Food Security & Livelihood: August 2017 [Youtube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9lEMj30gqAc [Abstract]- In July 2017, 2100 surveys were conducted using Kobo Toolbox across 14 Earthquake affected districts in Nepal. This short video provides an overview of some key findings from th...
UNRCO, (2017)