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Post-disaster recovery framework: Rs 838b five-yr reconstruction plan unveiled

Published on May 13, 2016 by- The Kathmandu Post – View Original Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli unveils the Post-Disaster Recovery Framework prepared by the National Reconstruction Authority in Kathmandu on Thursday.Post Photo: Shaligram Tiwari According to the Post-Disaster Recovery Framework, 500,000 households, 7,000 educational institutions, 446 health posts, 2,900 heritage sites were damaged by last

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One year after: Nepal starts to build back better

Published on April 29 – View Original Nepal’s new Reconstruction Authority is embarking on a programme to provide over 500,000 low-cost, earthquake-resistant homes to some three million people (Photo: International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies) By Denis McClean GENEVA, 28 April 2016 –  One of the world’s most ambitious low-cost housing reconstruction

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UN pledges int’l support to Nepal for reconstruction

Published by The Kathmandu Post – View Original UN official advises utilising domestic and foreign skills in reconstruction work May 3, 2016- Visiting United Nations (UN) Under-Secretary-General Jan Kenneth Eliasson has pledged the support of international community to Nepal for the reconstruction of quake-damaged infrastructure. In an on-site visit to Bungamati in Lalitpur on Monday,

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Rebuilding yet to get on ministries’ agenda

Published on May 2, 2016 by The Kathmandu Post – View Original Rebuilding authority has received information on reconstruction programmes only from six ministries so far May 2, 2016- With budget for the next fiscal to be presented less than a month from now, government agencies have yet to discuss post-earthquake reconstruction amid projections of

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