Earthquake Relief, Recovery and Reconstruction

Caritas Germany & Caritas Austria winterization in Tauthali

Caritas Germany and Caritas Austria funded a project for the distribution of CGI-sheets (corrugated galvanised iron), GI wire 5kg, Nails and package of construction tools like Shovel-1piece, pick-1 piece, claw hammer-1 piece pc, tin cutter-1pc, 1kg hammer -1. Similarly one set of Solar, Blanket- 2pieces, Shawl-2 pieces, was distributed as per the
recommendation of shelter cluster. 1,280 households received support from the project.
upon request of DDRC Sindhupalchowk, PHASE Nepal distributed cash amounting to 10,000/- per HHs to 800 HHs in Jamire, Melamchi VDC. This was the first time PHASE Nepal undertook a cash distribution but still the organization was successful in the endeavour without much difficulties.

WASH Recovery  Project in Sindhupalchok

Construction of 43 drinking water schemes in six earthquake affected VDCs (Hagam, Baramchi, Selang, Pangtang, Jalbire and Fulpingkot) in Sindhupalchok has been completed under the WASH recovery project.

Sanitation Support Project in Sindhupalchok

Under this project, with financial support from Caritas Germany and Guernsey Overseas Aid Commission, A total of 820 HHs were supported in toilet construction benefitting 4,848 people from Tauthali and Piskar VDC. One Two-roomed School Toilet has been constructed in Seti-Devi School Tauthali VDC. 

WASH promotional materials like toilet soap with soap case was provided to 488 households (211 in Tauthali and 277 in Piskar). Similarly note book (3-6 to each student) with message on sanitation awareness such as hand washing techniques was provided to 900 students from 3 different schools.

Resilient Rehabilitation of trail in highly earthquake affected communities of Gorkha

PHASE Nepal, with support of PIN (People in Need) and DFID (Department for International Development) and in cooperation with Scott Wilson Construction, has started trail rehabilitation project in earthquake affected communities of Gorkha i.e. Manbu, Kashigaun and Kerauja VDCs with a target of rehabilitating approximately 70 km of foot trail, 5 truss bridges and 8 rest areas. The project has been started with objective of local transport development and support to the local economy, through cash for work approach. The project will be completed on December 2017.

Prefab Health Post construction in Gorkha and Sindhupalchok

With the support from ChayYa and Global Giving, the construction work of both the prefab health posts in Kashigaun and Keraunja (Gorkha) has been completed. Health post construction in Hagam VDC of Sindhupalchok is ongoing. Foundation work, metal truss and CGI roofing was completed. Construction of wall, floor and toilets is ongoing. All health posts will also be provided with furniture and additional equipment to operate as upgraded birthing centres.

All the three health posts are constructed as per the Type-II design, includes 2 rooms for staff quarter, approved by NRA and Ministry of Health. The building lies under transitional and recovery project which falls under the supervision of Nepal Health sector support program.

Keraunja Health Post Building 

School reconstruction in Ghurdanda VDC of Syangja

PHASE Nepal with the financial assistance of Trusthouse Foundation (via PHASE Worldwide), supported the reconstruction of Ghurdanda Primary school located at Karikot Chandibhanjyang VDC in Syangja. The original school buildings were completely destroyed by April 2015 earthquake. Ground floor with four class rooms has been completed.The school management committee managed the construction with technical support provided by PHASE technical staff.