This is November 12, 2016 update from Nepal Red Cross. It covers a quick data of NRCS works in recovery that includs reconstruction and other supports . 5,527 families received first tranche of shelter cash support. Reconstruction works is well underway. People receiving the grant are busy in construction.
Nepal Red Cross Society has been assisting communities in the 2015 Gorkha Earthquake worst-affected areas. In the recovery phase, NRCS Earthquake Response Operation (ERO) is supporting in the area of Shelter, WASH, Health, Livelihood together with institutional capacity building.
Taking cash support as an important tool for recovery and giving people the dignity of making their own decisions in prioritising their own recovery and seasonal needs, Nepal Red Cross in support of the global Red Cross partners distributed cash to prioritised earthquake survivors in 16 districts recently. This cash grant of 10,000 (about 95 US dollars) each were distributed in the month of December and early January to 53 thousand households.