IFRC


Nepal

Nepal Red Cross Society

Giving quake-affected communities a voice through radio

Giving quake-affected communities a voice through radio

Red Cross from Laos and Nepal share experiences in community radio programme

Helping earthquake survivors recover with dignity

Helping earthquake survivors recover with dignity

Red Cross led projects help thousands of families improve their economic resilience across the 14 districts that were most severely affected by the 7.8 magnitude earthquake in 2015

Octogenarian couple completes house reconstruction in water stricken Rampur

Octogenarian couple completes house reconstruction in water stricken Rampur

More than 6,000 families have already received the first instalment of a cash grant, enabling them to start work on rebuilding better and safer homes.

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Contact details

Address:

Red Cross Marg
Kalimati
Kathmandu

Postal Address:

P.O. Box 217
Kalimati
Kathmandu

Contact Information:

Tel: (977) (1) 4270 650
Fax: (977) (1) 4271 915
Telegram: REDCROSS KATHMANDU
Email: info@nrcs.org
nrcs@nrcs.org
Web: http://www.nrcs.org

Language of correspondence: English

People:

  • Chairman: Mr. Sanjiv THAPA
  • Secretary General: Mr. Dev Ratna DHAKHWA
  • Treasurer General: Mr. Devendra Bahadur PRADHAN
  • Acting Executive Director: Mr. Indra BAHADUR KC
  • Head of Earthquake Response Operations: Mr. Umesh DHAKAL
  • Head of Organization Development Department : Mr. Bishnu Hari DEVKOTA
  • Director of Blood Transfusion Service Department: Ms. Manita Raj KARNIKAR
  • Director of Community Development Department : Mr. Akarshan PRADHAN
  • Acting Director for Junior and Youth Red Cross Department : Mr. Sudarshan ADHIKARI
  • Acting Director for Disaster Management Department: Mr. Dharma Raj PANDEY
  • Acting Director Finance Department: Mr. Dharma Dutta BIDARI
  • Acting Director for Health Service Department: Mrs. Mona ARYAL
  • Acting Director for Human Resource Management Department : Mr. Rishi Raman KHANAL
  • Head of Gender and Inclusion Department : Ms. Tara BHATTARAI
  • Head of Humanitarian Value and Communication Department : Mr. Dibya Raj POUDEL

Nepal earthquake

In response to significant humanitarian needs following the earthquake in Nepal, the IFRC has launched a 33.4 million Swiss franc emergency appeal to provide vital services including food, shelter and water and sanitation assistance for 75,000 vulnerable people. The appeal was launched following an initial Disaster Relief Emergency Fund allocation of 500,000 Swiss francs, which was activated to ensure resources are available immediately.

Read more about the response.


Latest appeals

21 October 2016
Nepal - Earthquake (MDRNP008)
Nepal - Operation Update 12
4 August 2016
Nepal - Earthquake (MDRNP008)
Nepal - Emergency Appeal Revised
19 July 2016
Nepal - Earthquake (MDRNP008)
Nepal - Audited Financial Statement, 27.04.2105 - 31.12.2015
8 July 2016
Nepal - Earthquake (MDRNP008)
Nepal - Operation Update 11 (Budget revision only)
10 June 2016
Nepal - Earthquake (MDRNP008)
Nepal - Operation Update no. 10 (12-month consolidated)

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