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Bimala Nepali receiving citizenship certificate from Dhading's Chief District Officer, Umesh Kumar Dhakal. Photo by: Sarita Rai/Oxfam
Oxfam and its partners faciliated people to get their citizenship certificates and vital registration documents that certify birth, marriage, migration and death in earthquake affected districts including Nuwakot, Dhading, Sindhupalchowk, Gorkha and Kathmandu Valley. A total of 619 citizenship...
A wooden boat rescuing people
“I was in the kitchen, ready to serve the meal when the water flooded my house,” recalls Gulab Devi Khand from Sakalpura of Saptari district, “I screamed as the water level rose up to my chin, and my family members and neighbors gathered around to clear the debris that had already been around by...
Temporary shelters set up people whose houses were damaged by the floods in Dalwa of Rampur Malhaniya in Saptari district
Oxfam in Nepal, together with its partner organisations, supported people who were affected by the floods in Saptari, Sarlahi, Rautahat and Banke districts by providing them with emergency supplies. The damaged caused by the monsoon rains of 2017 left 159 people dead, 28 missing, and 45 injured.