Stories Tagged 'Gorkha earthquake'
When the 2015 earthquakes hit the village of Barpak, Aash Kumari Ghale was working in the fields with her son and daughter. She rushed home to find it in ruins, but ultimately, she was relieved she didn’t lose any family members, unlike thousands of other families.
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With political commitment and leadership, Nepal will be able to achieve its development goals
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Monumental apathy

Feb 11 2019

For over four years, the many ancient heritage sites and structures that were damaged by the 2015 Gorkha earthquakes remained where they fell as rubble (very much without a cause). But in recent years, preservation efforts have gained pace.
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The National Reconstruction Authority (NRA) has added 5,344 households to the list of beneficiaries of 2015 Gorkha Earthquake following a survey conducted between mid-August to mid-November 2018.
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In a bid to cater to the growing demand for skilled human resources to rebuild traditional houses after the Gorkha Earthquake and to mitigate unemployment in Nepal, the Nepal Vocational Academy (NVA), a non-profit affiliated with the Council for Technical Education and Vocational Training (CTEVT), has extended its academic building in Kamalbinayak, Bhaktapur.
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The Trump administration announced on Thursday an end to the temporary protected status (TPS) for Nepali immigrants that has been in place since the devastating 2015 earthquake.
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