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In Nepal, land issue was one of the primary drivers of ten years of armed conflict. It has devastated thousands of lives and properties in the country. On top of that, Nepal also faces significant...
Fri, 2015-06-26
(Kathmandu/Bangkok, 25 June 2015) Two months after the first of the two devastating earthquakes hit Nepal, some 2.8 million of the people affected continue to require vital humanitarian assistance....
Thu, 2015-06-25
Nepal – IOM’s distribution of Corrugated Galvanized Iron (CGI) sheets in Barhabise Village Development Committee (VDC), Sindhupalchowk District, continues despite temporary road closures in Jurey due...
Tue, 2015-06-23
IOM has warned of a worrying increase in post-earthquake displacement in Nepal as it releases the second round of results from its Displacement Tracking Matrix (DTM). The level is set to rise still...
Tue, 2015-06-16
15 June KATHMANDU – Queen Letizia of Spain has been named FAO Special Ambassador for Nutrition in a ceremony in organized by Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) in Rome....
Mon, 2015-06-15
We take the World Day Against Child Labour as an opportunity to raise our collective voice against child labour and CALL IN all children back to school, who have been missing out on education since...
Fri, 2015-06-12
New York , 9 June 2015 The Secretary-General welcomes the agreement of 8 June on a new constitution for Nepal, a major milestone in the country's democratic development. He applauds the diligent...
Wed, 2015-06-10
RASUWA DISTRICT, Nepal - Ishwari Dangol lost her seven year old son in the devastating earthquake that shook Nepal on 25 April. She was also seven months pregnant at the time and has since had to...
Mon, 2015-06-08
7/06/2015, Bangkok, Thailand – Five countries from Asia and the Pacific have received awards for their achievements in the fight against hunger, the UN’s Food and Agriculture Organization announced...
Sun, 2015-06-07
GORKHA DISTRICT, Nepal – Sarita Tamang was nine months pregnant when the earthquake hit and her house collapsed. A few days after moving into a tent provided by the government, she went into labour...
Thu, 2015-06-04
On behalf of the Humanitarian Country Team in Nepal I would like to extend our deepest condolences to the families of those who lost their lives in yesterday’s helicopter crash in Sindhupalchowk...
Wed, 2015-06-03
This document is produced by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs in collaboration with humanitarian partners. It covers the period from 25 April to 30 September...
Wed, 2015-06-03
(Kathmandu/Bangkok, 2 June 2015) An estimated 2.8 million Nepalese affected by the back-to-back earthquakes remain in need of humanitarian assistance, more than five weeks after the initial...
Tue, 2015-06-02
http://un.org.np/videos/nepal-humanitarian-coordinator-jamie-mcgoldrick-1-june-2015
Tue, 2015-06-02
When the earthquake struck Nepal on April 25, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, immediately reached out to the Ministry of Health and Population as well as partners like ADRA, FPAN and CARE...
Wed, 2015-05-27