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The restoration, and improvement where appropriate, of facilities, livelihoods and living conditions of disaster-affected communities, including efforts to reduce disaster risk factors.

Nepal: Australia to provide USD 5.4 million for livelihoods recovery in the earthquake most affected districts

4 Jul 2015, UNDP Nepal

'Australia has been supporting livelihoods development of women, youth, marginalized caste and ethnic groups in Nepal since 1998. Up to 90 per cent of our beneficiaries in quake affected districts have lost their livelihoods. We are proud to launch this rapid recovery initiative, in partnership with the UNDP and MOI.' said Charge d’Affairs of the Australian Embassy in Kathmandu Catherine Gill...

Extracts of progress reports by progress indicator on the implementation of the Hyogo Framework for Action
  • Indicator 3.2 [PDF, 116Kb]School curricula , education material and relevant trainings include disaster risk reduction and recovery concepts and practices
  • Indicator 4.5 [PDF, 87Kb]Disaster risk reduction measures are integrated into post disaster recovery and rehabilitation processes
  • Indicator 5.3 [PDF, 86Kb]Financial reserves and contingency mechanisms are in place to support effective response and recovery when required.

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