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02 Nov 2017 description

The Ambassador of Pakistan, Mazhar Javed, called on the Prime Minister of Nepal Sher Bahadur Deuba at his office today. The Ambassador handed over a cheque of US$ one million as Pakistan’s contribution towards reconstruction/ rehabilitation of the affectees of the recent floods in Nepal. Prime Minister Sher Bahadur Deuba thanked the Government and the people of Pakistan for contributing generously to Nepal’s efforts for the reconstruction/ rehabilitation of the flood affectees.

07 Sep 2017 description
report Caritas

Ranju has tears in her eyes as she reflects on the devastation she has experienced.

The 26-year-old widow had just lost her husband from sickness two days before the floods came. She then saw her house washed away in the north-eastern Indian state of Assam which has been particularly hard hit by the worst flooding to strike South Asia in more than a decade.

More than 40 million people have been affected by the seasonal monsoon floods that have swept through India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Pakistan.

05 Sep 2017 description
report IRIN

Early warning can save lives. Knowing something horrible is about to happen gives you a chance to prepare or get away — a painful lesson that is slowly being learnt across flood-prone South Asia.

Three years ago, the Karnali and Babai rivers in mid-western Nepal overflowed, sending floodwaters rushing through downstream flatlands, killing dozens. There were 31 deaths in the single district of Bardiya alone.

Read more on IRIN

14 Jun 2017 description
infographic Insecurity Insight

Aid in Danger partner agency incidents. Partner agencies operate in 21 countries. Agencies reported 32 incidents in 11 countries and 22 security measures taken to protect staff, assets and programmes in five countries.

29 Jul 2016 description

More than 100 people have been killed in monsoon floods in South Asia, as torrential rain caused chaos in several countries.

Hundreds of thousands of people have been displaced, with many rescued from rising waters and housed in shelters.

Read the story on the BBC

11 May 2016 description
report Plan International

Editorial

This edition of OPENPlan marks the first issue of Volume 2, and the first for 2016. We have sought to bring you as varied research studies as possible in order to give you a sampling of some of the interesting studies being undertaken across Plan International.

26 Jun 2015 description

ISLAMABAD: The Government of Pakistan has pledged US $1 million as contribution for utilisation towards the reconstruction and rehabilitation process currently ongoing in Nepal after the devastating earthquakes that hit the country earlier this year.

The announcement was made by the acting head of Pakistan's Mission in Nepal during the International Conference on Nepal’s Reconstruction, held in Kathmandu on June 25.

28 May 2015 description

Islamabad :

In continuation to Nepal earthquake relief efforts from the government of Pakistan, another one C-130 sortie was sent today carrying 2920 Tarpaulin.

A total 19xC-130 sorties carrying relief assistance have successfully been handed over to Nepalese government for the earthquake affectees.

26 May 2015 description

In continuation to Nepal earthquake relief efforts from the government of Pakistan, another one C-130 sortie was sent today carrying 3000 Tarpaulin.

A total 18xC-130 sorties carrying relief assistance have successfully been handed over to Nepalese government for the earthquake affectees.

The total relief dispatched so far includes 2531 Tents, 3 ton Food Packs (13 kg/ 29 kg each),1000 NDMA Blankets and additional 12.5 tons of Medicines, 15 Community Shelter, 17000 Tarpaulin Shelters, 20 ton Rice, 0.5 tons Lentil , 500 kgs ( 3024 litres) Water and 3000 MREs.

25 May 2015 description

Islamabad :

In continuation to Nepal earthquake relief efforts from the government of Pakistan, another two C-130 sortie were sent today carrying Tents120, Rice 13 ton and Tarpaulin 2000.

A total 17xC-130 sorties carrying relief assistance have successfully been handed over to Nepalese government for the earthquake affectees.

22 May 2015 description

22nd May 2015

In continuation to Nepal earthquake relief efforts from the government of Pakistan, another C-130 sortie were sent today carrying 362 tents.

A total 15xC-130 sorties carrying relief assistance have successfully been handed over to Nepalese government for the earthquake affectees.

The total relief dispatched so far includes 2411 Tents, 3 ton Food Packs (13 kg/ 29 kg each),1000 NDMA Blankets and additional 12.5 tons of Medicines, 15 Community Shelter, 12925 Tarpaulin Shelters, 7 ton Rice, 0.5 tons Lentil , 500 kgs ( 3024 litres) Water and 3000 MREs.

22 May 2015 description

NDMA has dispatched further two C-130 aircrafts today to Nepal carrying humanitarian relief assistance as part of ongoing relief operation for the Nepal earthquake affectees.The consignment comprised of 3175 Tarpaulin Shelters, 200 Tents and 5 tons of Rice.

The total relief dispatched so far includes 2049 Tents, 3 ton Food Packs(13 kg/ 29 kg each),1000 NDMA Blankets and additional 12.5 tons of Medicines, 15 Community Shelter, 12925 Tarpaulin Shelters, 7 ton Rice, 0.5 tons Lentil , 500 kgs ( 3024 litres) Water and 3000 MREs sent via 14xC-130 aircrafts.

19 May 2015 description

This study considers the different elements of South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Disaster Management Centre (DMC)’s efforts over the last decade and assesses their impact in supporting the national capacities of member states.

18 May 2015 description

NDMA Pakistan continues with the relief efforts for Nepal Earthquake Affectees. Today two more C 130 flights were sent to Nepal, thus bringing the total number of flights to 12.

The total relief provided till to date is:- 1849 Tents, 9750 Tarpaulin Shelters, 15 Community Shelter , 1000 Blankets, 12.5 tons Medicines, 2 Tons Rice, 500 kgs ( 3024 litres) Water, 3 tons Food Packs, 3000 MREs, 0.5 tons Lentils

09 May 2015 description

Islamabad :

In pursuance of the directives of the Prime Minister of Pakistan, NDMA continues with its relief operations for Nepal earthquake affectees.

On 8th May 2015, another relief flight was sent to Nepal with 3000 tarpaulin shelters and 15 large community shelters.

This plane was also accompanied by Chairman NDMA, Major General Asghar Nawaz along with NDMA officials. The Chairman NDMA visited the earthquake affected areas of Nepal to further assess the ground situation and also to identify further relief needs of the calamity hit communities.

05 May 2015 description

NDMA dispatched further two C-130 aircrafts today as part of sustained relief operation to Nepal earthquake affectees.

The humanitarian assistance comprised of 700 tents and 400 kg of medicines. NDMA is making all possible efforts to ensure immediate transportation of shelter to address the much needed support and assistance for the affectees of Nepal Earthquake.

04 May 2015 description

On the directives of the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif to meet the requirement of shelter for the earthquake affectees of Nepal on immediate basis, National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) with the assistance of Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) and Pakistan Air Force (PAF) has planned a sustained relief operation.

04 May 2015 description

Khaleeq Kiani

BAKU (Azerbaijan): Pakistan pledged on Sunday to fulfil around 25 per cent of Nepal’s requirements of providing shelter to 300,000 people rendered homeless by the devastating earthquake as the mountainous country put its death toll beyond 7,000, and estimated up to $15 billion for rehabilitation and reconstruction.

04 May 2015 description

The Foreign Secretary of Pakistan, Mr. Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, today briefed the Media on the situation in Nepal in the wake of the 25th April Earthquake and the Government of Pakistan's response in terms of the relief assistance provided.

In the briefing, he was joined by the Ambassador of Nepal to Pakistan, H.E. Bharat Raj Paudyal, Chairman NDMA, Maj. Gen. Asghar Nawaz, Director Military Operations Brig. Azhar Waqas and Air Chief of Staff (Operations) Air Commodore Javad.