Nepal / UNICEF / Humanitarian assistance for the victims of Nepal's earthquake
Development cooperation , 19.05.2015

Nepal / UNICEF / Humanitarian assistance for the victims of Nepal's earthquake

Description

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on 25 April creating large scale damage and many casualties. According to initial estimations and based on the latest earthquake intensity mapping, over 8 million people are affected in 39 of Nepal’s 75 districts. Over 2 million people live in the 11 most critically hit districts. The UN Flash Appeal calls for US$415 million to respond to the most urgent humanitarian needs for the next three months. Finland will allocate 500 000 euros in humanitarian assistance to the victims of the earthquake in Nepal through UNICEF.

Funding decision  19.05.2015

500 000 €

Target country

Nepal

Field of activity

  • Material relief assistance and services 100%

Type of aid

Project-type interventions

Funding channel

YK:n lastenrahasto

Contact

keo-70

Code for the object of funding

66014238

ID

UHA2015-016535

Modified

25.05.2015