Geographic coverage 4 VDCs of Sindhupalchowk,  4 VDCs of Ramechhap, 1 VDC of Gorkha, 2 VDCs of Dhading, 4 municipalities of Kathmandu, 5 VDCs of Kavrepalanchowk, 1 VDC of Solukhumbu district
Project duration May 2015 to June 2015
Budget $183,078.00  (NRs 1,92,23,190.00)
Funding partner/s  Bread for the World
Target groups 10,120 earthquake-affected households of Sindhuplachowk, Kavrepalanchowk, Ramechhap, Dhading, Gorkha, Kathmandu and Solukhumbu
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Introduction

The devastating earthquakes of 25th   April and 10th May 2015 have taken the lives of 8,869 and injured over 22,309 individuals. Over 8 million people have been affected and 3 million became homeless across 32 districts. To address immediate shelter needs of the affected population in the earthquake affected districts, RRN, in partnership with Welthungerhilfe implemented the “Emergency Relief for Earthquake Affected People" in 4 VDCs of Sindhupalchowk,  4 VDCs of Ramechhap, 1 VDC of Gorkha, 2 VDCs of Dhading, 4 municipalities of Kathmandu, 5 VDCs of Kavreplanchowk and 1 VDC of Solukhumbu.

Under this project, various materials required for shelter have been distributed. 

Objective

To provide immediate relief support to earthquake victims of affected districts. Details and specifications of support materials are as per below: 

  • Tarpaulin (4 X6 Meter): 10,120 Pieces
  • Blanket (1.5X2.25Meter): 2,000 Pieces
  • Nylon Rope (6mmX20 Meter):  10,000 bundle

Outcomes

10,120 households of the affected districts get shelter support during an emergency.