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WEEKLY BULLETIN 20 March 2017

This Week's Highlights: #3rd tranche of the housing grant has been distributed to 44 HHs in Gorkha and 67 HHs in Dolakha #MoFALD has issued the latest Enrolment data from the 14 districts #CBS damage survey in the 17 districts is 83% complete #NRA MIS Training Reporting Format #74 out of 131 partners have reported to the NRA 5W system #Summary report of district technical workshops #Retrofitting Status Update, a draft document summarising the status of retrofitting activities for reconstruction #HRRP district coordination meeting minutes are now prepared in English and Nepali (example from Gorkha) #Updated NBC 202, 203, 204, and 205 #The number of VDCs receiving the full package of technical assistance increased from 22 to 24 as of 10th March #As per the MoFALD notice (Nepali), the official English translation of “Gaupalika” will be “Rural Municipality” Chuchepati IDP camp, the largest in Kathmandu, was demolished on 14th March following an evacuation notice.
Published Date: Monday, March 20, 2017 Read details...

Supply Chain Assessment

Practical Action have completed a supply chain assessment in Rasuwa and Nuwakot, and the draft report is available here. Practical Action have resources to conduct analysis and report preparation for other districts but require support for the data collection.
Published Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016 Read details...

Technical Sessions held at national level on various topics

HRRP has organized a series of technical sessions on various topics in coordination with NRA and DUDBC at national level. The technical sessions are designed for people working on particular technical aspects to share their experiences and challenges, strengthen others’ understanding on those topics, drawing on the capacity and experience of POs.
Published Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016 Read details...

Ministry of Finance approved the additional housing grants NRP 100,000

The Ministry of Finance (MoF), at the Deputy Prime Minister level, has agreed on the decision of the steering committee of NRA of providing additional grant of NPR 100,000. A revised Grant Distribution Guidelines will be released soon. The second tranche will be of NPR 150,000. The MoF has submitted the file to the Office of the PM and Ministers for the final approval.
Published Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016 Read details...

HRRP Phase II and Beyond

The current phase of the DFID funding to the HRRP will come to an end at the end of February 2017. At this point IOM will be stepping down as the lead organisation for the platform. Through discussions with the partners, government and the donors there is a common desire to keep the HRRP going for sometime into the future (2-4 years - HRRP III).
Published Date: Thursday, December 22, 2016 Read details...

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