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Punya Prasad Dangal lost his mother and granddaughter in the massive April 25 earthquake in Nepal. Photo: LWF Nepal
28 May
ACT Alliance model village for earthquake relief created in Nepal
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28 May
Agencies combine earthquake response
LWF Country Director Nepal, Dr Prabin Manandhar, (center, with blue vest) at a team meeting coordinating the LWF earthquake relief work. Photo: LWF/C. Kästner
13 May
LWF's Dr Prabin Manandhar joins disaster committee in Nepal
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13 May
LWF Nepal manager appointed to high level earthquake response body
Caption: A street in Dhusel village, Lalitpur, which has been entirely destroyed by the April Earthquake. Most people had just started to pick up the pieces when the second tremor hit. Photo: LWF/ C. Kästner
13 May
Heavy aftershock rattles east of Nepal
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13 May
LWF Nepal earthquake relief to 44,000 people
LWF staff discuss the needs of survivors. Photo: LWF/C. Kastner
7 May
LWF scales up support in Nepal’s time of devastation
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7 May
The Communion stands with the Church and people in their pain and loss
Sapana Roka Sarki, nursing her youngest child in front of her house. She has three children, since their livelihood is gone her husband is looking for work abroad. Photo: LWF/ C. Kästner
7 May
Distributions starting in worst affected districts outside Kathmandu Valley
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7 May
Relief goods arrive for people in Gorkha, Dahding, Kavrepalanchok and Sindhupalchowk
LWF staff offer blankets to earthquake survivors in Lalitpur district. Photo: LWF/C. Kästner
5 May
Rural communities in Nepal receive aid
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5 May
Existing LWF development work helps people cope with disaster ...
LWF assessment team talking to people affected by the earthquake in Gorkha district. Photo: LWF/C. Kästner
1 May
LWF reaches rural areas of earthquake-hit Nepal
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1 May
Over 800 households receive life-saving essentials
LWF staff member Yadu Lal Shresta (centre), of the LWF Asia emergency hub team, talks to survivors about their living conditions in a camp in Bhaktapur, the worst-affected district of Kathmandu valley. Photo: LWF/C. Kästner
1 May
Nepalese government asks LWF to help coordinate relief efforts
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1 May
Team in Nepal continue emergency response
The Kunda family, in the camp which sits just opposite their house. Credit: LWF/C Kästner
30 Apr
Earthquake victim: “The house rocked like a galloping horse”
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30 Apr
LWF continues distributing emergency aid in Nepal