Nepal Bi-Monthly Update covering the period 01 Jan to 28 Feb, 2011

17 March 2011
The Key Highlights of the Bi-Monthly updates are: - High level Disaster Risk Reduction Symposium addressed Nepal’s earthquake vulnerability - Peace and Development Strategy launched to address long-term national and international commitment in Nepal’s peace process - NRRC 3-year Flagship programme to start, with estimated budget totalling US$147.8 million - Extensive fires in the East, and cold wave in East and Mid-West region claimed a considerable amount of lives and displaced several families