Stories Tagged 'Gorkha earthquake'
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.full story »
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.full story »
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. full story »
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. full story »
A report has stated that the impacts of the decade-long conflict and the 2015 Gorkha earthquake have been severe on women. full story »
State aid has added speed to reconstruction of homes in Dolakha, but 80 per cent are unfit to live, a senior engineer said on Wednesday.full story »
Political meddling, lack of autonomy, acute shortage of skilled workers, materials and victims’ awareness on guidelines have slowed reconstruction works, two former chief executive officers of the National Reconstruction Authority said on Wednesday—the third anniversary of the Gorkha Earthquake.full story »