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National Rural Support Programme"s response to the earthquake, October 2005 to October 2006.

National Rural Support Programme"s response to the earthquake, October 2005 to October 2006.

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Published by National Rural Support Programme, Rural Support Programmes Network] in [Islamabad .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesNRSP"s response to the earthquake
ContributionsNational Rural Support Program., Rural Support Programmes Network (Pakistan)
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16770043M
LC Control Number2007376423

The death toll from back-to-back earthquakes ultimately surpassed 8, Some villages, such as Langtang Valley, were completely wiped out.. Samaritan’s Purse immediately responded in the hardest-hit areas by distributing desperately needed relief supplies.. In the past two years Samaritan’s Purse has transitioned from emergency relief to long-term recovery in Nepal. Disaster management: New Zealand, Haiti and the ‘Cuban way’ Earthquake damage in Christchurch. Although similar in magnitude to the January earthquake in Haiti that killed ,, nobody died in the September 5, , New Zealand quake. Typhoon Ondoy, which hit the country in October . Volcano Monitoring and Response Assistance: With USAID/OFDA support, the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) VDAP program has provided technical assistance and responded to volcanic eruptions in Indonesia since the s, including the , , and eruptions at Mt. Merapi, as well as the recent Mt. Sinabung eruption. In FY , VDAP staff. In Nepal’s case, the U.N.’s World Food Program actually had supplies stored at Katmandu and a response plan in place, believing that an earthquake was likely in light of the region’s Author: Paul Page.


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